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John Vernon Mackenzie

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Portrait (kindly provided by his wife) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait (kindly provided by his wife) - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Vernon AWMM
  • Surname
    Mackenzie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    624122 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 February 1924 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1942 AWMM C/o J. McNamara, Tumoana Street, Taumarunui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs G. Mackenzie (mother), PO Kakahi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1944 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    624122 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Mr Mackenzie was a Justice of the Peace for 41 years and was one of the youngest ever appointed at 32 years. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 July 1997 AWMM
    Age 73 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Waikato Times and NZ Herald, 19 July 1997 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 90 AWMM
    • Waikato Times AWMM
      Death notice: Waikato Times and NZ Herald, 19 July 1997 AWMM
    • Borman, C. (1954). Divisional Signals. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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