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Raymond Earle Arrow

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  • Service number
    43932 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Bill AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 25th Batallion Public - Wayne Raymond - Child - 28 August 2019 - War Service Records
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Earle AWMM
  • Surname
    Arrow AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bill AWMM
  • Service number
    43932 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    31 December 1912 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Mataroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J. Arrow (mother), Mataroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Italy AWMM
    • Also served in North Africa and Greece Public - Wayne Raymond - Child - 28 August 2019 - War Service Records
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 25th Batallion Public - Wayne Raymond - Child - 28 August 2019 - War Service Records
  • Service number
    43932 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded at Cassino and El Alamein AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Terminal illness AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Mr Arrow was the son of Percy and Jean Arrow (nee Merrie). He was married to Lexie Davies at Taihape and they had three children, Raewyn 1947, Jillian 1949 and Wayne 1952.

    He was a Despatch Rider with the 25th Battalion AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 December 1989 AWMM
    Mount MaunganuiTauranga AWMM
  • Date of death
    31 December 1989 Public - Melissa - Direct descendant - 19 April 2017 - I was there. He died on his birthday
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 5: WW2 11 AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
28 August 2019Wayne RaymondAucklandChild
19 April 2017MelissaPalmerston NorthDirect descendant
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