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Paul Middleton Brewer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Paul Middleton AWMM
  • Surname
    Brewer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ402565 AWMM
    • WWII 402565 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 April 1919 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
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ402565 AWMM
    • WWII 402565 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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Richard Middleton Brewer and Ethel. Paul's father died when Paul was a 9 year old and his mother Ethel remarried a Mr R.T.Rudd.

    Originally buried at Moulmein but the graves could not be located after the war and they are commemorated on the Singapore Memorial. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 January 1942 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    MoulmeinBurma AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Singapore Memorial, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • Often thought of, and remembered specially by cousin Denzil and Denzil's daughters Susan and Pam.
    Public - Susan - Other Relative - 3 May 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/1814003
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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05 August 2021KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
03 May 2015SusanWaikanae, New ZealandOther Relative

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