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Allen Balfour Dale

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Roll of Honour for All Saints Ponsonby Road. "1939-1945 In grateful remembrance of God's Servants". Image provided by Armoury Volunteer (2014). 25 local service people. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Roll of Honour for All Saints Ponsonby Road. "1939-1945 In grateful remembrance of God's Servants". …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Allen Balfour AWMM
  • Surname
    Dale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    473960 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 November 1907 Noel Smith Research Project TimaruCanterbury 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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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Tunisia AWMM
    • Sangro River AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    473960 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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 Field supervisor/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Allen Dale was the son of Samuel and Edith Dale, of South Canterbury, New Zealand; husband of Jean Dale, of Glen Eden, Auckland.

    The last company he was with was A Company.

    See Cody,21 Battalion, page 303. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 December 1943 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 36 AWMM
    OrsognaItaly AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Cassino Memorial, Italy AWMM
    • All Saints Church, 284 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby Auckland 1011 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM
      Cody, J. F. 21 Battalion. Pages 265, 286, 287, 302. D. 743. AWMM
    • 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
      p.99 AWMM

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19 January 2022Ian Banks Taumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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