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Olive Marshall

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Olive AWMM
  • Surname
    Marshall AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Jayforce 822586 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 February 1913 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jayforce Mrs F.J. Marshall (mother), Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Olive Marshall was the daughter of William and Frances Marshall.

    Sister of Frank, Dorothy, Arthur and Betty.

    A funeral service was held at St Chad's Church, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Olive Marshall joined the Army in June 1945 as a stenographer. In February 1946 she was appointed Personal Secretary to Brigadier R. Quilliam who was associated with Mr Justice Northcroft on the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, Tokyo, Japan. In May 1947 she returned to New Zealand and served as a Staff Officer at Army HQ. In June 1950 she returned to civilian life. In April 1952 Marshall re-enlisted as Lieutenant and served in various staff posts at Army HQ. In November 1954 she was promoted to Captain. She retired in May 1958. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    22 May 1998 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Ashes returned to the family AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald 23, 25 May 1998 AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 16: WW2 87 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald 23, 25 May 1998 AWMM
    • 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
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.87 AWMM

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