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Robert Mathew Wilkinson

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Portrait (kindly provided by family) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait (kindly provided by family) - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Mathew AWMM
  • Surname
    Wilkinson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bob AWMM
  • Service number
    106332 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 May 1911 AWMM OamaruOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 16D R.D., Five Forks, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr T.T. Wilkinson (father), 16D R.D., Five Forks, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    106332 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
    OamaruOtago AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • An alternative address for Robert Wilkinson and his father is "Telemet", Enfield, Oamaru. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 April 1987 AWMM
    Age 76 AWMM
    OamaruOtago AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Oamaru Lawn Cemetery, Roxby Street, Oamaru, Waitaki District, New Zealand AWMM RSA Block 23 Plot 4 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Otago Daily Times, 10 April 1987 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Waitaki District Council (Oamaru) cemetery records
    http://www.waitaki.govt.nz/services/SitePages/CemeteriesSearch.aspx
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.138 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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