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Oswald Claude Tucker

Portrait Oswald Claude Tucker (10513), postcard stamped, front (kindly provided by family) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait Oswald Claude Tucker (10513), postcard stamped, front (kindly provided by family) - This im …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oswald Claude AWMM
  • Surname
    Tucker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tommy Tucker AWMM
  • Service number
    10513 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    20 November 1916 Public - Christine Jennifer - Child - 25 April 2018 - Oral history
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 28 Cardwell Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Compositor/printer Public - Christine Jennifer - Child - 25 April 2018 - Oral history
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.E. Tucker (mother), 28 Cardwell Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10513 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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

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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  • Last rank
    WW2 25 December 1943 AWMM Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Gwendoline Violet Tucker for more than 70 years.

    Served 266 days in New Zealand and 3 years 72 days overseas. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      papers (papers from a Service Record eg Record of Promotions, Reductions, Transfers etc) AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 188 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2018Christine JenniferHamiltonChild

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