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Aston Albert Biggs

Taken in 1941

Aston Biggs

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Aston Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Biggs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    61314 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 53 Signal Hill Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.M. Briggs (not stated), 53 Signal Hill Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    61314 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Upholsterer/Civilian AWMM
    DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Gunner Biggs was the son of Thomas Albert and Alice May Biggs, of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM
    • He was named after his uncle Aston James Biggs who died in WW1. Sadly, the younger Aston also died in WW2. Public - Penelope dawn - Other Relative - 6 April 2015 - Family papers

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 November 1941 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Bel HamedLibya AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM 14.B.5. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2018Graeme AustinDunedinOther relative
06 April 2015Penelope dawnDunedin, New ZealandOther Relative

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