Cecil Clifton Johansen Biography 1971

JOHANSEN, Cecil Clifton
OBE [Officer of the Order of the British Empire] (1958) ED [Efficiency Decoration (army award)(two bars), District Civil Engineer, Ministry of Works, Napier
Born: Norsewood, Hawke’s Bay, 2 October 1910, son of Peter Alick Johansen; married 1938 Jessie Rosa, daughter of Ernest Edward Pope Edgecombe; 1 son, 1 daughter
Education: Wairarapa College; CEng [Civil Engineer], MIStructE [Member of Institution of Structural Engineers], MNZIE [Member of New Zealand Institution of Engineers]
4 years pre-war territorial army service 1st Battalion, Wellington Regiment (City of Wellingtons Own), Commanding Officer 1st Battalion 1955-58; lieutenant-colonel, 2nd NZ Expeditionary Force, Middle East, 1939-46, 27th NZ Machine Gun Battalion, des [mentioned in despatches] twice
Recreation: golf
Private address: 16A Thompson Rd, Napier

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New Zealand Who’s Who 10th edition 1971

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