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Kenneth Brodie Fraser

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Portrait, Weekly News 1943 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kenneth Brodie AWMM
  • Surname
    Fraser AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ 909 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
    WW2 Mrs Enid Winifred Fraser (wife), 29 Heranui Street, Narrow Neck, North Shore, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII NZ 909 AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Samuel Edgar and Ellen Jane Fraser, of Auckland; husband of Edith Winifred Fraser.

    Attended King's College 1914-18.

    He was killed in a naval action in the Pacific. He was buried with others after a full inter-service funeral in the Naval area at Waikumete - it was the first occasion in the war that naval personnel killed in action had been buried in New Zealand.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. NZ Herald 20 July 1943: Photograph in this edition.Also includes biographical paragraph. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    13 July 1943 AWMM
    Age 41 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Prot. Naval Area C, Row 1, Grave 1. AWMM
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