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Arthur Harbridge Silcock

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Harbridge AWMM
  • Surname
    Silcock AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 January 1918 AWMM EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Seaside Avenue, Waterview, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Vera Doris Silcock (wife) 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
    Basic Army Training AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Clerk AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Myelodisplastic Anaemia AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • According to his daughter, Arthur spent the duration of the war in New Zealand, mainly in Taieri, with some time at Mosgiel. He was a Flying Instructor. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 January 1999 AWMM
    Age 80 AWMM
    HendersonWaitakere City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    NZ Herald[?] 9 January 1999 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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