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Albert Henry Cayless

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Plot - SOLDR/ Row R/ Plot 21

Makara Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Cayless AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Alby AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 280322 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 November 1920 BDM, deaths
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 37 Roy Street, Newton, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Mr W. Cayless (father), 37 Roy Street, Newton, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 280322 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 2NZEF Nom Roll 9, p. 69 Hosiery mechanic/Civilian 2NZEF Nom Roll 9, p. 69
    2NZEF Nom Roll 9, p. 69
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father of Christine, Jo. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 December 2012 Death notice, Dom Post; BDM, deaths
    Age 92 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Death notice, Dom Post; BDM, deaths
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: The Dominion Post, 15 December 2012 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 69 AWMM
    • Dominion Post AWMM
      Death Notice: The Dominion Post, 15 December 2012 AWMM
    • Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM

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