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Jack Muir Knight

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Muir AWMM
  • Surname
    Knight AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ4210031 AWMM
    • WWII 4210031 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

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
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ4210031 AWMM
    • WWII 4210031 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidental death on active service AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Jack Knight was the son of Harry and Elizabeth (nee Thomson) Knight of Waiuku. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 August 1944 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    South Pacific OceanPacific 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
    • Bourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • His brother is also lost. F/O. Robert Baines Knight
    Public - Kelvin - Researcher - 24 May 2022
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  • Always rembered by your sister poppy' from yr niece donna
    Public - donna - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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24 May 2022KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
25 April 2015donnawaiuku nzOther Relative

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