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Antonio Valli

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Antonio AWMM
  • Surname
    Valli AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10441 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10441 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 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.190 Flax-mill hand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.190
    InvercargillSouthland 2NZEF Nom. Roll 2, p.190
  • 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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  • Antonio Valli was the son of Guiseppi Valli, and of Annie Valli, of East Winton, Southland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 December 1941 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM 6. F. 25. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Dear Great Great Uncle Antonio, we are very proud of the sacrifices you made and the courage and bravery you had while fighting for our country. Love Oliver and Harrison.
    Public - Harrison and Oliver - Other relative - 24 April 2021
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  • Dear Antonio (Tony), Even though I have never got to meet you. Thank you for what to did for our freedom. R.I.P Antonio.
    Public - Stuart - Direct descendant - 19 September 2015
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  • To my dearly loved, but never got to meet Uncle. I have and will always treasure your watch. Rest In Peace Dear Uncle.
    Public - Stuart - Direct descendant - 19 September 2015
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  • very proud of you we love you from your great great nephews Harrison and Oliver.
    Public - Harrison - Other Relative - 23 April 2015
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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/2383443
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.190 AWMM
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2021Harrison and OliverHerne BayOther relative
19 September 2015StuartRotoruaDirect descendant
23 April 2015HarrisonAucklandOther Relative

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