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Cecil Richard Fisk

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Fisk AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Vietnam 41301 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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  • Hapū
  • Waka
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  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 June 1945 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
  • Enlistment
  • 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
    • 18 June 1970 AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of wounds caused by a command detonated mine. AWMM
    • Was NOT Killed in Action (KIA), Cecil Died of Wounds (DoW)...18June 1970 Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 24 November 2017 - http://vietnamwar.govt.nz & Dieppe Barracks history

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Memorial Flag - Presented to family.

    41301 Lance Corporal Cecil Richard Fisk was born on 2nd June 1946 in New Zealand. He was the son of Lionel Horace Fisk and Joan nee Quintal. He married Gail nee Bullen and left two children - Julie Anne Fisk and Andrew Richard Fisk.
    He died on 18th June 1970 at age 24 in Vietnam, killed in action. He was part of Victor 5 Company of 2RAR/NZ (ANZAC) Battalion.

    Died of wounds, 18 June 1970 – command detonated mine. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 June 1970 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    VietnamSoutheast Asia AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ruru Lawn Cemetery, off Ruru Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Vietnam. AWMM

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  • Hi granddad I love you I wish and pray that I could see you,you would have been a tough and loving granddad I love you and I miss you I think that one day I will be up there with you floating in the clouds never looking back to home because my home is your heart and I love you
    Public - Raiah liv - Other relative - 29 November 2018
  • #41301 Cecil Richard FISK [V1, V5] 18 June 1970 (DoW) Buried at Ruru Lawn Cemetery, 55 Raymond Rd, (& 70 Ruru Rd) Christchurch 8062. Block; 1D, Plot; 165. [[-43.532739, 172.690067]] LEST WE FORGET a much loved member of our unit, commemorated each ANZAC Day for his valued service to our country ONWARD
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 4 June 2018
  • Always thinking of you Uncle Ces
    Public - susan - Direct descendant - 2 May 2016

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29 November 2018Raiah livBrisbane Queensland Other relative
24 November 2017RoscoeAucklandComrade
02 May 2016susanchristchurch New ZealandDirect descendant
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