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John P Tonkin


  • Title
  • Forenames
    John P AWMM
  • Surname
    Tonkin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI ANF1084 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
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  • Waka
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  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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


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
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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  • WW1 medals were issued at Naval Office, Wellington and named to ANF.

    1914-15 Star. British War Medal 1914-1919. Victory Medal AWMM


About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    The National Archives (UK).
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Admiralty, and Ministry of Defence, Navy Department: Medal Rolls. The National Archives microfilm publication ADM 171, 202 rolls. The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, England. AWMM
      National Archives, London. Reference ADM 171/133. AWMM
    • Royal Navy ANF ratings Medal Roll WW1 transcription
      page 3 of 3 surnames T-W Public - Keith - Researcher - 1 November 2019 - Taylor, Chas. B.J., 1791, A.B.;
      Taylor, John Wm., 1673, L.Sto.;
      Tonkin, John P., 1084, P.O.;
      Turvey, Frank O., 1785, L.S.;
      Vogel, Chas. W., 1674, L.Sto.;
      Walker, Herbert R., 1409, L.Sig.;
      Waller, Arthur G., 1789, A.B.;
      Watson, Harold T. M., 1795, A.B.;
      Wildey, Wilfred R., 1778, Sto.1.;
      Wrenn, Leonard A., 1579, E.R.A.2.;
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