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Felix Maxwell Tattersfield

New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 7: Royal New Zealand Naval Reserve - Lieutenants, Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve - Lieutenants, Sub-Lieutenants Bell - Purdy (digital photo John Halpin 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 7: Royal New Zealand Naval Reserve - Lieutenants, Royal …

Identity

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    Felix Maxwell AWMM
  • Surname
    Tattersfield AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

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Service

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    Navy 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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    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Felix Tattersfield was the son of James Walker and Evelyn Sophie Tattersfield, of Auckland City.

    The Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection contains two letters written by Tattersfield in 1941 to his brother and sister-in-law, Peter and Joan Tattersfield, in New Zealand. [Ref. MS 1018] AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    6 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    English Channel AWMM
  • Date of death
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  • Cemetery
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport Naval Base, HMNZS Philomel, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mount Albert Grammar School, Alberton Ave, Mount Albert Auckland 1025 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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24 May 2015Bella Jane WinAucklandOther Relative

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