Frederick Thomas AWMM
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Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Kara Road, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs E.A. Attwood (mother), Kara Road, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Son of William George and Eliza Ann Attwood, of Ngunguru
Educated at the Kara Primary School, he afterwards commenced farming on his parents' farm at Kara, where he was employed until his enlistment in the armed forces. A keen sportsman he played hockey for the district club and was also an active member of the Matarau Tennis Club.
As a member of the Tank Brigade, he went overseas with the 11th Reinforcements.
Although of a quiet and unassuming nature he was well-liked by all who knew him and news of his death has caused widespread regret. AWMM
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Frederick Thomas Attwood
RIP Fredrick, Nana used to talk about you often, I wish I had met you. Lest we forget.
Public - Shontal Ann - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
- Northland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II [electronic resource]. (2002). Whangarei, N.Z.: Returned Services Association. AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
WW2 13: WW2 7 AWMM
- Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
|25 April 2015||Shontal Ann||Auckland, New Zealand ||Other Relative||
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