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John Gartside

Portrait from Weekly News; 1 March 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Gartside AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jock by family; Shorty by comrades Public - Darlene Michelle - Other Relative - 2 August 2015 - Family oral history and written accounts from comrades
  • Service number
    • NZ404599 AWMM
    • WWII 404599 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
    Mr C. Gartside (father), Post Office, Huntly, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Gartside was the son of Charles and Jean Gartside of Huntly.

    Reported missing January 1944 in the Evening Post.

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

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 December 1943 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Mediterranean 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

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
02 August 2015Darlene MichelleAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative
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