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Jack Bennett Kroupa

Marlborough War Memorial Second World War Fountain - Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin

Marlborough War Memorial Second World War Fountain - Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Bennett AWMM
  • Surname
    Kroupa AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    20664 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
    Unknown AWMM Rai Valley, Marlborough, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs D.J. Kroupa (wife), PO Box 5, Rai Valley, Marlborough, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1941 AWMM
    World War 2/wars AWMM
    Crete AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    20664 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Jack Kroupa was the son of Frank Vincent Kroupa and of Ivy Amelia Kroupa (nee Bennett); husband of Dorothy Jean Kroupa, of Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    CreteGreece 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
    • Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM
    • Rai Valley War Memorial, State Highway 6, Rai Valley AWMM
    • Marlborough War Memorial, Second World War Panel AWMM

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Sources

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