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George Campbell Lewis

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Portrait, WW2, Naval uniform, George Campbell Lewis (kindly provided by his son) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, WW2, Naval uniform, George Campbell Lewis (kindly provided by his son) - This image may be …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Campbell AWMM
  • Surname
    Lewis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Cam AWMM
  • Service number
    • 624155 AWMM
    • NZ10724 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 February 1924 AWMM PukekoheAuckland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 18 May 1942 AWMM Goldings Road, Buckland, South Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Lilla Jane Lewis (mother), Goldings Road, Buckland, South Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 June 1945 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 18 May 1942 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Student/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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8.5 inches AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      blue AWMM
    • Distinguishing marks, Unknown Period AWMM
      appendix scar, severed 4th finger right hand (to knuckle) AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Transferred to Navy 11 April 1945 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 April 1998 AWMM
    Age 74 AWMM
    Te KuitiWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Otorohanga Public Cemetery, Otorohanga, New Zealand AWMM Ash Berm Section 01 Plot 14 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Otorohanga Public Cemetery, Otorohanga, King Country, New Zealand AWMM
      Cemetery register no. 11 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
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