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George Kitchener Keeling

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Name panel, World War II, detail of Honour Roll, Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool (photo John Halpin, March 2012) - CC BY John Halpin
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Kitchener AWMM
  • Surname
    Keeling AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
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  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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  • Hapū
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  • Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
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  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of George Henry and Aileen Isabel Keeling, of Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 November 1941 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
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  • Cemetery
    Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM 14. D. 11. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Loved brother of 8 siblings who waited at home for the five long years longing for their eldest brother to return. His mother never smiled again for that lengthy period and parents and his four sisters were broken hearted at his loss.
    Public - carol anne - Other Relative - 29 March 2015

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29 March 2015carol anneAucklandOther Relative