Ernald Freeman AWMM
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Unknown AWMM C/o V.A. Chell, Forest Lake Road, Frankton Junction, New Zealand AWMM
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Mrs K. Chell (mother), 61 Rimu Street, Frankton Junction, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 15 September 1941 AWMM Single AWMM
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Ernald Chell was the son of Frederick Chell, and of Catherine Chell (nee Blackett), of Frankton, New Zealand.
He was killed when the Nino Bixio, carrying Allied prisoners, was torpedoed. AWMM
17 August 1942 AWMM
Age 30 AWMM
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Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Special Memorial 9. B. 7. AWMM
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Ernald Freeman Chell
Loved Brother of Robert(Bob)French Chell. They went to war together and were captured together but sadly only one returned. Never forgotten. Niece Christine.
Public - Christine - Child - 24 September 2015
Never Forgotten. Ernald is the much loved brother of Frederick John Kitchener Chell (my Grandfather).
Public - Julie - Other Relative - 4 September 2015
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
WW2 5: WW2 41 AWMM
- 21 Battalion
(Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM
|04 September 2015||Julie||Wellington||Other Relative||
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