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Alan Sydney Wood

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan Sydney AWMM
  • Surname
    Wood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    623152 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 February 1924 Public - Keith - Direct descendant - 15 October 2017 - Family Papers
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kaeo, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Post Office Worker,
    Company Secretary Public - Keith - Direct descendant - 15 October 2017 - Family Papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs G.V. Wood (mother), 19 Cumberland Street, Westmere, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 April 1945 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    623152 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Husband of June AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 January 2013 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    NelsonTasman AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 24 January 2013 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Cooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 155 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 24 January 2013 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 October 2017KeithUpper Hutt, New ZealandDirect descendant

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