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Francis Gluyas

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Gluyas AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Frank Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - NZ Remembrance Army records
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    7 August 1918 Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - BDM 1979/48614
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr F. Gluyas (father), Box 18, Morven, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • After the war Francis Gluyas joined his father in working on the family farm in Waitomo AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    5 October 1979 Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - BDM 1979/48614
  • Age at death
    61 Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - Otorohanga Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Waitomo Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - Otorohanga Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Otorohanga Cemetery Burial Public - John - Researcher - 28 July 2022 - Otorohanga Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Francis was my great grandfather. He served in the Pacific as an aircraft engineer. He returned to farm in Moven and moved to Waitomo later in life. He is buried in Otorohanga.
    Public - James Edward - Direct descendant - 1 May 2021
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  • Fancis Gluyas was my great great grandfather.
    Public - Ines - Direct descendant - 18 August 2019

Sources

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Contributors

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28 July 2022JohnPerth WAResearcher
01 May 2021James EdwardAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant

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