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Ernest Edward Anderson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    456047 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 Paroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs I.D. Anderson (mother), Paroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 July 1943 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    456047 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Cecil Graham Anderson and Ivy Doreen Olsen Anderson, of Paroa, Westland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 July 1944 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Florence War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VIII. C. 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Well I finally found u.My great uncle so young and brave who left his beautiful Paroa Westland home and never returned .Ernest u are never forgotten and on Anzac Day every year I always put flowers on a war memorial in your memory where ever I am.you are even in a book called To the gateways of Florence....RIP uncle.....loved Mike
    Public - Michael Terrence - Direct descendant - 29 May 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 12: WW2 Unknown page AWMM
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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29 May 2016Michael Terrence Perth. AustraliaDirect descendant
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