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Garth Wells Fuller Carey

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Garth Wells Fuller AWMM
  • Surname
    Carey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    36169 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Wigram AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM EnglandUnited Kingdom 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Garth Carey was the son of William Reynolds Carey and Alma Lucy Blanche Carey, of Christchurch, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    14 July 1940 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hylton (Castletown) Cemetery, Durham, England AWMM Sec. D. Row 1. Grave 730 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Telegraph (Christchurch) ?September 1940 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM

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