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Helen Cecil Olive Plunket



  • Title
    Honourable AWMM
  • Forenames
    Helen Cecil Olive AWMM
  • Surname
    Plunket AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Helen Cecil Olive Rhodes AWMM
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  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 April 1895 AWMM
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  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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Medical history

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Biographical information

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  • Daughter of Sir William Lee Plunket, 5th Baron Plunket, Governor of New Zealand 1904-1910.

    "The Hon. Helen Plunket is at present nursing in tho hospital for New Zealanders at Walton, England..." Press, Volume LI, Issue 15465, 18 December 1915, Page 14

    Married 24 January 1916 to Captain Arthur Edgar Tahu Rhodes (15/3) in London.

    Their son Captain Denys Gravenor Rhodes married secondly Hon. Margaret Elphinstone, first cousin to Queen Elizabeth II. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    24 February 1968 AWMM
    Age 72 AWMM
    East MalingKent AWMM
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