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Roy Montague Brettell

  • Service number
    23563 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Roy Montigue BRETTELL Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Middle name published as Montague in WWII Nominal roll but all other sources I found state Montigue
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Grave of Roy Montigue BRETTELL
Photographed 30 December 2009, Addington Cemetery, Christchurch, New Zealand

Headstone of BRETTELL family

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roy Montague AWMM
  • Surname
    Brettell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Roy Montigue BRETTELL Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Middle name published as Montague in WWII Nominal roll but all other sources I found state Montigue
  • Service number
    23563 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    9 April 1915 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs historic BDM Indexes
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o P. Fenton, Te Teko, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Sales Manager Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Montague Brettell (father), 450 Selwyn Street, Christchurch, 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
    23563 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 November 2001 Public Source
  • Date of death
    30 November 2001 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
  • Age at death
    86 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Addington Cemetery, 402 - 418 Selwyn St, Addington, Christchurch 8024 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
  • Grave reference
    Block 0 Plot 790B Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 11 March 2017 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=67062
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    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 24 AWMM

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11 March 2017SarndraAUckland, New ZealandResearcher

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