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John Grant Dasent

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J G Dasent

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Grant AWMM
  • Surname
    Dasent AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ404342 AWMM
    • WWII 404342 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 July 1919 AWMM HastingsHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Aorangi Farm, Mangatahi AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ404342 AWMM
    • WWII 404342 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 23 November 1940 AWMM Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
  • 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 Gerald Poynings Dasent and Ellen Elizabeth Dasent of Hastings. Source: Martyn, For Your Tommorow, Vol.3, p.159. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 December 1943 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Dirleton Cemetery, East Lothian, Scotland AWMM Sec. E. Grave 1040 AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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02 November 2019GregWanganuiResearcher

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