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Anthony Ruthven Clarke

Portrait of Lieutenant Anthony Ruthven Clarke, Auckland Weekly News, 13 May 1942. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19420513-22-1. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Anthony Ruthven AWMM
  • Surname
    Clarke AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
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  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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  • Waka
  • Rohe
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Civilian life

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  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Service

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  • War
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  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Anthony Clarke was the son of Berkeley and K.Clarke of Southampton, England. He was the husband of Rita Clarke, Napier.

    Escaped from POW camp at Muntok, missing, presumed dead AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    28 February 1942 AWMM
    Age 35 AWMM
    Banka IslandIndonesia AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport Naval Base, HMNZS Philomel, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    McKenzie, R. (1970). And quiet now their rest. Wellington N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
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