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Thomas Hone Brownlee

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Portrait - This image may be subject to copyright AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Hone AWMM
  • Surname
    Brownlee AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    21416 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 15 September 1939 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Hepatitis AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Pneumonia AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Pleurisy AWMM
    • Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of natural causes AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Left England (Aldershot) from Newport, Wales on 1 January 1941 on Duchess of Bedford called Freetown 21.7.40, Capetown 8.2.40, Cairo 7.3.41. Returned to NZ 2.10.43.

    Died Coronary Sclerosis AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    • 16 April 1985 AWMM
      Age 68 AWMM
      ManurewaManukau City AWMM
    • 16 April 1985 21Bn Assoc. Inc. Records. MS-2008-42.
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Manukau Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Crematorium (Papatoetoe Cemetery), 357 Puhinui Road, Puhinui, Manukau City AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    NZ Herald 17.4.85 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.27 AWMM
    • Veterans' club : the comradeship and memories of Auckland's 21st infantry battalion. Auckland War Memorial Museum : Auckland. Accompanies exhibition held in the Pictorial Gallery, second floor, Auckland War Memorial Museum, 24 March-21 May 2006. AWMM
    • 21 New Zealand Infantry Battalion Association Inc. Records, 1955 - 2005. Auckland War Memorial Museum. MS-2008-42. AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM
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