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John Henderson Irving

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Henderson AWMM
  • Surname
    Irving AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 27802 AWMM
    • WWII 35041 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Public source
  • Date of birth
    15 November, 1894 Public - Dale - Researcher - 6 March 2019 - NZ BDM Index
  • Place of birth
    Southland, New Zealand Public - Dale - Researcher - 6 March 2019 - Officers Book, 14th Brigade, N.Z.F.I.P.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Upper Plain, Masterton AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 A.M. Irving (father), Woodlands, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs H C Irving (wife), Upper Plain, Masterton AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Archibald Manncey and Jane Dalrymple Irving. Public source. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    11 August 1980 Public source
    Age 85 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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06 March 2019DaleAucklandResearcher
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