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Robert Calder Anderson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Calder AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    232364 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 November 1920 AWMM
    Te Kuiti, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Piopio, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Eva Anderson (mother), Hill Street, Te Kuiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 May 1943 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Farm hand/Civilian 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Enlisted around 1942?; probably discharged 20 January 1946?.

    Two sons, brothers served in WW2 and embarked together on the Dominion Monarch. George Colin Anderson (215346) and the younger Robert Calder Anderson (232364). They both returned on the Otranto landing in New Zealand on January 1946. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 February 2000 AWMM
    Age 79 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tauranga Cemeteries, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM Ashes scattered, Wairoa River AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 4 February 2000 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • I miss you Grandad. Love Martin
    Public - Martin Robert - Direct descendant - 14 October 2016

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 11: WW2 5 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 4 February 2000 AWMM

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14 October 2016Martin Robert Tauranga NewZealandDirect descendant