Neil Thomas Caradus 5 September 1918 - 12 June 2009 Key details Contribute › Service number30505 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW2 AWMMWarrant Officer Class 2 AWMMNew Zealand Intelligence Corps, Divisional Intelligence Section, Cipher Section AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Sergeant Neil Caradus, Wellington in 1943 when he … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesNeil Thomas AWMM SurnameCaradus AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number30505 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of EnglandChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth5 September 1918 AWMM Place of birthAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMBanker AWMM Post war occupationCareer with ANZ Bank AWMM Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre 16 January 1940 AWMM31 Kainui RoadHataitaiWellingtonNew Zealand AWMMUnknown AWMM31 Kainui RoadHataitaiWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr E. Caradus (father)31 Kainui RoadHataitaiWellingtonNew Zealand AWMMMr E. Caradus (father)31 Kainui RoadHataitaiWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1 May 1940 AWMMSingle AWMMUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsEl Alamein AWMMLibya AWMMTripolitania AWMMTunisia AWMMItaly AWMMNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number30505 AWMM Military unitsNew Zealand Intelligence Corps, Divisional Intelligence Section, Cipher Section AWMM Military serviceNew Zealand Intelligence Corps, Divisional Intelligence Section, Cipher Section AWMM Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military trainingTrentham Camp AWMM EnlistmentWW2 AWMM16 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM21 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM1 May 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM1 May 1940 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 2nd Echelon AWMMHeadquarters, 2nd Division AWMMEmpress of Britain AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDentalUnknown Period AWMMFull upper dentures and partial lower AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW2 AWMM24 May 1945 AWMMWarrant Officer Class 2 AWMMNew Zealand Intelligence Corps, Divisional Intelligence Section, Cipher Section AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Husband of Joan, they married on the 2 February 1946; father of David and Helen.Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1999 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death12 June 2009 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathTaurangaBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Death notesTaurangaBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameCremated AWMM Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference ObituaryDeath Notice: New Zealand Herald, 13 June 2009 AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Neil Thomas Caradus by laying a poppy. Charles Caradus Charles Alexander Caradus Neil Thomas Caradus William Caradus Leslie William Caraman Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Neil Thomas Caradus Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksBirths, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records onlinehttps://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nzSources Used DocumentsThe New Zealand Herald AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 32 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 13: WW2 22 AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMDeath Notice: New Zealand Herald, 13 June 2009 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.