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Clifton Lester Collie

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Headstone, Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyrig …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Clifton Lester AWMM
  • Surname
    Collie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14843 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    31 October 1914 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
    Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14843 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
    WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.93 Barman porter/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.93
    ChristchurchCanterbury 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.93
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of John Collie and of Johanna Collie (nee Ashby), of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Brother to Eric [born 2 January 1910], Lance, Don, Phyllis and Daphne. Public - Maryclare - Other Relative - 27 April 2015 - family oral history.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 December 1941 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya AWMM 7. L. 13 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Always remembered with love by your nieces and nephew, Maryclare, Colleen and John.
    Public - Maryclare - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
20 September 2016ArmourynzResearcher
10 March 2016Maryclare Auckland New Zealand Other relative
09 January 2015MichaelNew ZealandOther

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