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Full Name
Rudolph James Lovejoy
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Rudolph James
Surname
Lovejoy
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
34043
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Shearer and freezing works worker
Next of Kin
Mr A.R. Lovejoy (father), 34 Limbrick Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
34 Limbrick Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
29 Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 277
Last Unit Served
19 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
At sea
Date of Death
5 December 1941
Age at Death
36
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Memorial Reference
Column 101.
Biographical Notes
Son of Mrs. P. E. Knight, of Weber, Hawke's Bay
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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