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Arthur Harry Bramley

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    Bramley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61913 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 1768 Khyber Pass, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr P.H. Bramley, Kaeo, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Separated AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    61913 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Motor Truck Driver/Civilian AWMM
    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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    • Arthur Bramley was the son of Henry Philip and Annie Emley Bramley, of Kaeo, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Mothers name was Annie Emily Public - Trevor Laurence - Other Relative - 16 April 2015 - Family papers
    • He married Elizabeth Ellen Tee, had three children, Rhona, Max and Hyldah.
      Hyldah was my Mother. Public - Allan - Direct descendant - 28 April 2020 - Family Oral and pictorial history.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 37 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
    • Killed in Action AWMM
    • Killed by an enemy plane after stopping by theside & lighting a fire to make tea (possibly food) Public - Scott - Other Relative - 19 April 2015 - Arthur was my fathers uncle & this story was sourced from a relative of Arthur's whom I made contact with through through Genes Reunited.
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM XXX. G. 21. 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
    • Whangaroa Memorial Hall, Leigh Street, Kaeo 0478 AWMM

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  • I know if I had, had the opportunity to meet my Grandfather I’m absolutely sure we would have been great mates.
    Public - Allan - Direct descendant - 28 April 2020
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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/2092498
    Sources Used
  • References
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) 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. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 39 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 April 2020AllanPerth, Australia/ Hukatere, NewZealandDirect descendant
19 April 2015ScottCanterbury, Kent, UKOther Relative
16 April 2015Trevor LaurenceAuckland NZOther Relative

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