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Albert Rogers

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Rogers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Alf AWMM
    • Roger AWMM
    • Achurch AWMM
  • Service number
    47071 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 March 1905 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 23 Cumberland Place, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Kathleen Nixon (friend), 4 Hiropi Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    47071 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He was engaged to be married to Kathleen Nixon at the time of his death.

    Listed by CWGC as Achurch served as Roger, unit being New Zealand Artillery (June 2011). Death notice, in the Evening Post, insertion by his fiancee and her family uses names Alf (Alfred) Rogers. Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 March 1944 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Caserta War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VI. B. 17. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Evening Post, 27 March 1944 p. 1 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2067000
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM
    • The Evening Post AWMM
    • Military Personnel file AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 182 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      [Casualties], Died on Active Service. (1944, 28 March). AWMM
    • The Evening Post AWMM
      Death notice: 27 March 1944 p. 1 AWMM

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