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John George Bark

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Portriat of Sergeant John George Bark, Auckland Weekly News, 29 November 1944.  Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19441129-26-2. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portriat of Sergeant John George Bark, Auckland Weekly News, 29 November 1944. Auckland Libraries H …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John George AWMM
  • Surname
    Bark AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 488693 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 September 1911 AWMM Australia AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Haumoana, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Haumoana, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs R.M. Bark (wife), c/o Mrs R.A. Wellwood, York Road, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 School teacher AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 488693 AWMM
  • Military service
    T Force T Force (R22440224)
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • John Bark was the son of John Albert Bark and of Malie Edith Bark (nee Sly) of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand; husband of Rhoda Mary Bark (nee Wellwood), of Hastings. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    19 October 1944 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cesena War Cemetery, Italy AWMM I, E, 7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 10: WW2 6 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 8 AWMM
    • Puttick, E. (1960). 25 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Disembarkation T-force [WW2 Tonga Force Disembarkation Roll], Archives NZ, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1428 (R22440224) AWMM
    • Gillespie, O. (1952). The Pacific. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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