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Alva Telford Brown

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alva Telford AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9939 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1918 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1918 Public - Ross - Other Relative - 15 September 2015 - B D M Records.
  • Place of birth
    Matata, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other Relative - 15 September 2015 - B D M Records.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 129 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Samuel Brown (father), 44 Eden Crescent, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW2 POW - Stalag VIII-A, Gorlitz, Poland POW Deaths (R25405152)
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Killed or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died whilst prisoner of war AWMM
    • 21 August 1941 AWMMOther, WWII AWMM
      Accident while working. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Samuel Brown and of Gertrude Emma Brown (nee Jones), of Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 August 1941 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    AustriaEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Klagenfurt War Cemetery, Austria AWMM 2. F. 4. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2805251
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Deaths While Prisoner of War - Navy, Army, Air Force and Civilians [WW2 NZ POW Deaths], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAAA 7393 Box 1 (R25405152). AWMM
      Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 2: WW2 25 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 September 2015RossBulls NZOther Relative

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