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Athol George Greentree

Portrait from Weekly News; 19 January 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright
Portrait from Weekly News; 19 January 1944 - This image may … Read more


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Athol George AWMM
  • Surname
    Greentree AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ414974 AWMM
    • WWII 414974 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 June 1912 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A.G. Greentree (wife), 23 Mitchell Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Athol Greentree was the son of Henry Arthur and Alice May (nee Waldron) Greentree of Morrinsville; husband of Winifred Annie Greentree, of Invercargill, Southland.

    Four brothers served in WW2: Athol George Greentree (NZ414974); Stuart Frances Greentree (25167); Ralph Waldron Greentree (RNZN 1456); and Nelson Charles Greentree. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    12 November 1943 AWMM
    Age 31 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



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  • Memorial name
    Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM

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