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John Leggatt Meek

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Image of Gravestone at Mangere Lawn Cemetery provided by Paul Baker July 2013 - This image may be subject to copyright

Image of Gravestone at Mangere Lawn Cemetery provided by Paul Baker July 2013 - This image may be su …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Leggatt AWMM
  • Surname
    Meek AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    411713 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 October 1911 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Meek was married to Ruby Summers Meek who died 13 November 1975, and was the father of Gloria. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 February 1980 AWMM
    Age 68 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mangere Lawn Cemetery & Crematorium, 85 McKenzie Road, Mangere Bridge, Auckland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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