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Stanley Watkinson

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New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 1: Royal New Zealand Navy - Lieutenant, Paymaster Sub-Lieutenant, Midshipman, Petty Officers, Leading Seamen, Able Seamen - Atkinson - Dryland (photo John Halpin 2011) - CC BY John Halpin
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Watkinson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • 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
    Mr Henry Watkinson (father), 505 Wellwood Street, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • First candidate for scheme enabling New Zealanders to become career officers in the New Zealand Naval Forces.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 22 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
    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
  • Documents
    • The Evening Post AWMM
    • The Evening Post AWMM
      [Evening Post, Volume CXXXI, Issue 125, 29 May 1941, Page 6 Believed killed. Evening Post, Volume CXXXI, Issue 125, 29 May 1941, Page 6] AWMM