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Helen McHardy Bremner

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  • Service number
    82201 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Buckingham AWMM
    • Helen McHardy Buckingham AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Helen McHardy AWMM
  • Surname
    Bremner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Buckingham AWMM
    • Helen McHardy Buckingham AWMM
  • Service number
    82201 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 October 1914 WWII NZANS Roll
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 21 Hamlet Street, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Bremner (mother), 21 Hamlet Street, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
    • New Caledonia AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    82201 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1939 WWII NZANS Roll
    Place of Nursing training and date of qualification / registration AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Nurse AWMM
    StratfordTaranaki AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Trained at Waikato Hospital. Registered Nurse, 1939. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 August 1987 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
    09 March 1987 Public - Hazel Helen - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Grave plaque
  • Age at death
    73 Public - Hazel Helen - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Grave plaque
  • Place of death
    Middlemore, Auckland Public - Hazel Helen - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Father
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Pukekohe RSA Cemetery Public - Hazel Helen - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022 - Grave
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
    • McNabb, S. (2015). 100 years New Zealand military nursing : New Zealand Army nursing service : Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps, 1915-2015. Hawke's Bay, N.Z.: Sherayl McNabb. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.46 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.22 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.20 AWMM

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25 April 2022Hazel Helen PukekoheDirect descendant

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