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Francis Lionel Davis

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Portrait of Francis Lionel Davis, 67876 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Aliah Jan 1114-2909. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of Francis Lionel Davis, 67876 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Aliah Jan 1114-2909. CC-BY-NC- …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Lionel AWMM
  • Surname
    Davis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    67876 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 March 1919 Public source
  • Date of birth
    10 March 1919 Public - Nicki - Researcher - 2 June 2021 - Birth Index - NZBDM 1919/11066
    Death Index - NZBDM 2021/4345
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kaitere, Rural Delivery, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs F.M. Davis (mother), Kaihere Rural Delivery, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • North Africa AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    67876 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Grocery assistant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Member of the Onehunga 1114 RSA. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 March 2021 AWMM
  • Date of death
    3 February 2021 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 February 2021 - Death notice NZ Herald 8 February 2021
  • Age at death
    • 102 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 February 2021 - Death notice NZ Herald 8 February 2021
    • 101 Public - Nicki - Researcher - 2 June 2021 - Age miscalculated by previous researcher - Francis was in his 102nd year at date of death and was in fact 101 years.
  • Place of death
    Ranfurly Veterans Home, Auckland Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 February 2021 - Death notice NZ Herald 8 February 2021
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 103 AWMM
    • Manukau courier AWMM
      Last retreat for Battalion. 20 April, 2012. Manuaku Courier p. 3 includes portrait AWMM
    • Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 June 2021NickiPrebbletonResearcher
08 February 2021StoneyTuakauResearcher

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