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Robert James Sim

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert James AWMM
  • Surname
    Sim AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ403995 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 June 1919 Martyn, vol.3 GisborneNew Zealand Martyn, vol.3
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Costing Clerk at Cook Hospital Board Gisborne then Senior Costing Clerk Whangarei Hospital. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 14 August 2020 - research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs P. Sim (wife), Whangarei Hospital, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Costing Clerk/Civilian Martyn, vol.3
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Sim was the son of Peter and Lilas Sim and the husband of Patricia Sim of Mairoa

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

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 June 1943 AWMM
    Age 23 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
    • Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
14 August 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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