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Alan Charles Tuavea Robertson

Portrait from Weekly News; 5 April 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
    error Public - Euan Robertson - Other relative - 19 October 2015 - spelling mistake in Maori middle name in listing
  • Forenames
    • Alan Charles Tuavea AWMM
    • Alan Charles TUAREA Public - Euan Robertson - Other relative - 19 October 2015 - NZ BDM Birth Cert. 1909/18812
      NZ BDM Death Cert. 1945/42049
  • Surname
    Robertson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tuarea AWMM
  • Service number
    11687 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 Care of Post Office, Fairlie, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr W.A. Robertson (father), Sherwood Rural Mail Delivery, Fairlie, 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
    11687 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alan Robertson was the son of William Alexander and Sarah Jane Robertson, of Fairlie, Canterbury.

    Two sons, brothers Evan Bertram Te Makahi Robertson, RNZAF NZ 404556 and Alan Charles Tuavea Robertson 11687 served in World War 2. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 February 1944 AWMM
    Age 34 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
    Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.405 AWMM
    • Norton, F. (1952). 26 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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19 October 2015Euan RobertsonChristchurch, NZOther relative
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