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Oliver Mole

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Portrait, WW2 Sergeant Mole - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, WW2 Sergeant Mole - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oliver AWMM
  • Surname
    Mole AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ollie AWMM
  • Service number
    576231 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 July 1909 AWMM LeicesterEngland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 18 March 1942 AWMM 4 Hawker Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs V.L. Mole (wife), 106 Brittomart Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 December 1942 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    576231 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 7.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Stomach ulcer AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Parkinson's Disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Oliver Mole's wife was Violet Lemody (b. 31 January 1913). They had two children, Carol Beverley (b. 5 April 1951) and John Oliver (b. 6 January 1949).

    During his life, his daughter recalled he loved trout fishing at Lake Taupo, tramping, and camping.

    He was discharged near the end of the war. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 August 1974 AWMM
    Age 63 AWMM
    SilverstreamWellington Region AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM 195SAP RSA gravemarker AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Evening Post, August 1974 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record 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
      WW2 9: WW2 279 AWMM
    • The Evening Post AWMM
      Death notice: Evening Post, August 1974 AWMM

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