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Frank Roberts

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Hamilton Memorial Park.  Memorial Drive, Hamilton East, 3216. Image provided by John Halpin 2015, CC BY John Halpin 2015.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Roberts AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    65139 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 C/o R.D. Stock, Ngutunui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr J. Roberts (father), c/o Mrs Fraser, Pokuru, Te Kawa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    65139 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frank Roberts was the son of Jack and Aimy Roberts, of Tekowhai, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 January 1943 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya AWMM 12. C. 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Hamilton War Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East 3216 AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • Uncle Frank you are in my thoughts and prayers and I am so proud of the contribution that you made I will always remember you Your Niece Leah Hinerangi Thomas
    Public - Leah Hinerangi - Other Relative - 21 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 4: WW2 300 AWMM

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02 October 2018Teressa New ZealandOther relative
21 April 2015Leah Hinerangi Born in new zealand Reside in Perth western AustraliaOther Relative