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John Ashley Triggs

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Ashley AWMM
  • Surname
    Triggs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    453938 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
    Unknown AWMM 15 Pitt Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr Alfred Walter Triggs (father), 10 Bedford Street, St Clair, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    453938 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Alfred Walter Triggs and of Alice Mary Triggs (nee Nicoll) of St Clair, Dunedin. AWMM
    • My late father, George Allenby Nicoll was the cousin of Alice Mary who was adopted by John Nicoll bootmaker. They emigrated to NZ from Carnoustie Scotland. Public - Iris Hunter - Direct descendant - 17 April 2018 - Family knowledge

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 April 1945 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Faenza War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VI. G. 14. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Weekly News AWMM
      Weekly News, 1945 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 126 AWMM
    • Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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17 April 2018Iris HunterCarnoustieDirect descendant
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