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Timothy Board

27280 Timothy Board of the 16th Railway Operating Company. Trousers fresh from his kitbag.
Taken on board H.M. Transport No,12, Empress of Japan, 1940 by Sapper D.W. Petch.

T Board Empress of Japan 1940

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Timothy AWMM
  • Surname
    Board AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    27280 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM King Edward Avenue, Bayswater, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.M. Board (mother), King Edward Avenue, Bayswater, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 28 August 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    27280 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
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  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Patricia AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 October 2008 AWMM
    Age 92 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM Northern Division RSA Burials Section 2 Block F Row F Plot 34 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Tim was my grandfather. He built railwqys in North Africa during WW2. He passed away at his home on Aucklands north shore in 2008. He was a good man, had two daughters Julie and Jenny. Miss you grandpa x
    Public - Rory - Direct descendant - 16 March 2016
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Auckland Council cemetery records - North Shore, Rodney
    http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/parksfacilities/cemeteries/Pages/northburialcremationrecords.aspx
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Cooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 45 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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20 March 2020NormHavelock North NZResearcher
16 March 2016Roryhong kongDirect descendant

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