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William Albert Blackwood

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Headstone of Dvr William Albert BLACKWOOD 3/34/333. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 1SF30. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Dvr William Albert BLACKWOOD 3/34/333. Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Blackwood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    3/34/333 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 April 1905 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    3/34/333 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Blackwood was the son of Albert John and Ada Francis Blackwood, of Caversham, Dunedin, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 19 May 1942 AWMM
      Age 19 AWMM
      New Zealand AWMM
    • 19 May 1942 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 18 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Andersons Bay Cemetery, Tomahawk Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM 30. 1. AWMM
    • Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 1SF, Plot 30 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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