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Hilton Thomas Strawbridge

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Portrait taken in 1946. - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait taken in 1946. - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hilton Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Strawbridge AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    447849 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 April 1923 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    (Pre 31 Aug 1943) AWMM 103 Taylors Road, Mt Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S. Strawbridge (mother), 103 Taylors Road, Mt Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Italy AWMM
    • British Commonwealth Occupational Force, Japan AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    447849 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Papakura Military Camp AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 (31 Aug 1943) AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Motor body builder's apprentice/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Dental, Unknown Period AWMM
      Upper false teeth (lower teeth were his own) AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Stroke AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Private Strawbridge was part of the Infantry Reinforcements to leave New Zealand between 1 April 1944 and 31 December 12944. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 March 1991 AWMM
    Age 67 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM Plot RSA Ash. D-A-41 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald 15 March 1991 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.94 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
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