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Robert Anthony Covic

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Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Anthony AWMM
  • Surname
    Covic AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ427035 AWMM
    • WWII 427035 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 January 1924 Martyn GisborneNew Zealand Martyn
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ427035 AWMM
    • WWII 427035 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 11 July 1942 Martyn Clerk/Civilian Martyn
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Covic was the son of Ivan Covic and Edith Mabel Covic (nee Rickard), of Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 December 1943 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Pacific AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Bourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM

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  • Rest in peace great Uncle.
    Your inspiration and faith, I know was passed on to my father Les (your twin), who missed you greatly and carried on your legacy.
    Public - Grant - Other relative - 26 April 2020
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Sources

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26 April 2020GrantAucklandOther relative

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