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Bertie Victor Read

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Portrait of Telegraphist Bertie Victor Read, Auckland Weekly News, 11 June 1941. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19410611-30-46. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bertie Victor AWMM
  • Surname
    Read AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII P/W 3518 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
    WW2 Mrs Elsie May Read (mother), 220 Clyde Street, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII P/W 3518 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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
    Killed in an air raid AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He was the son of Percival Charles and Elsie May Read, of Feilding

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery AWMM Sec 7. Noncon, Joint grave 795, Screen Wall Panel 6 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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