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Keith Dawson Beresford

Reunion, war brides, Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, Auckland ca. mid 1990s, 5 women seated at a table with Athalane (sic) [Athlone] Castle sign. Left to right: unknown, unknown, ?Eileen Beresford wife of Keith Beresford (RNZAF), Val Wood, unknown. - This image may be subject to copyright

Reunion, war brides, Mt Eden War Memorial Hall, Auckland ca. mid 1990s, 5 women seated at a table wi …

Identity

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  • Forenames
    Keith Dawson AWMM
  • Surname
    Beresford AWMM
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  • Also known as
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  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

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Military decorations

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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
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Eileen May Beresford.

    He met Eileen who was Welsh, in the United Kingdom during the war and she travelled to New Zealand on the Athlone Castle as a war bride. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    8 January 1977 AWMM
    Age 54 AWMM
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    Cremated at Waikumete Crematorium, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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