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Ivan Gilbert Dyer

Mahora School Roll of Honour for World War Two. Image kindly provided by Chris Geddis (March 2020). Image subject to copyright restrictions.

Mahora School Roll of Honour for World War Two. Image kindly provided by Chris Geddis (March 2020). …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ivan Gilbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Dyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 6247 AWMM
  • 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
    Unknown AWMM Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 6247 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Charles Dyer and of Elsie Neville Dyer (nee Johnson), of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand; husband of Mona May Dyer, of Hastings AWMM
    • Husband of Nona May Dyer nee Jones. One son Ivan Noelus Dyer born May 1941. Public - Charise Rachel - Direct descendant - 29 April 2018 - Charise Dyer - granddaughter of Ivan Gilbert Dyer

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 November 1941 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa 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
    • Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
    • Mahora School Roll of Honour, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2218126
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.135 AWMM
    • Burdon, R. (1959). 24 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 April 2018Charise RachelChristchurch, New ZealandDirect descendant
03 May 2015Janette Auckland, New ZealandOther Relative
31 January 2015RayPerth, AustraliaOther Relative
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