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Bryan Joseph Grofski

Photo taken November 2017

Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bryan Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Grofski AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ41323 AWMM
    • WWII 41323 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

Service

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

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bryan Grofski was the son of Joseph Alfonso Grofski and Mary Jane Grofski (nee Byrne), of Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    7 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel AWMM 3. A. 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • You are never alone, nor are you forgotten.
    Public - Nicole - Direct descendant - 23 April 2018
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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2219785
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM

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23 April 2018NicoleChristchurch, New ZealandDirect descendant
07 November 2017OlwynUSAOther

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