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John Paul Bilski

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 6 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 6 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Paul AWMM
  • Surname
    Bilski AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 52938 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Nov 1877 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    V. Bilski (brother), Inglewood, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 52938 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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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About death

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  • Death
    5 February 1960 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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  • Memorial name

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  • John Paul Bilski was my grandfather, my mother Mary was his eldest child and I am the eldest granddaughter. My family lived in New Plymouth, and my grandparents lived in Tukapa Street, opposite the now Yarrow Stadium. I visited them on the way home from my school every Friday. My mother used to take my youngest brothers there on a Friday and I went home with them. I have very happy memories of these grandparents. Mr grandfather met my grandmother Bessie Yeo in England and they got married there ion 12 December 1818 and my mother was born there in Chudleigh on 07 October 1919. They set said for New Zealand when my mother was a baby. John Paul passed away in February 1960 when I was 18 years of age.
    Public - Patricia Mary - Other Relative - 26 April 2015



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26 April 2015Patricia MaryLower HuttOther Relative

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