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Melville Allisone McKenzie

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Melville Allisone AWMM
  • Surname
    McKenzie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10578 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 Beach Road, Tahuanui, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J.E. McKenzie (wife) Beach Road, Tahuanui, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1941 Crete AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10578 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Melville McKenzie was the son of Mr. and Mrs. David McKenzie, and stepson of Dolly Irene McKenzie (nee Stringer); husband of Jean Eliza McKenzie, of Stoke, Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Born September 1916 in Nelson. His son is David George McKenzie (born 1936 in Nelson). Melville married Eliza Westrupp in 1936. He dies May 22 1941 in Crete. His burial plot is in Crete. Public - Jahneisha - Direct descendant - 16 March 2024 - Family tree information.
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Death

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  • Death
    22 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 25 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

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16 March 2024JahneishaTaurangaDirect descendant

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