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Arthur Bernard Atkins

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Bernard AWMM
  • Surname
    Atkins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14732 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 April 1920 Public - Jacqui - Other relative - 21 July 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, New Zealand Public - Jacqui - Other relative - 21 July 2018 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    "Rushbrook", Manakau, Horowhenua Public - Jacqui - Other relative - 21 July 2018 - Family papers
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mother Julia Harriet Atkins Public - Jacqui - Other relative - 21 July 2018 - Military personnel file
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1941 AWMM
    World War 2/wars AWMM
    Crete AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14732 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Arthur Atkins was the son of Francis Atkins and Julia Harriett Atkins (new Williams) of Manakau. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    CreteGreece AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece AWMM 6.D.2 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Manakau memorial: B Atkins Public - Jacqui - Other relative - 21 July 2018 - Family papers
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.20 AWMM
    • Pringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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21 July 2018JacquiWellingtonOther relative
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