James Gladwin Wynyard 17 August 1914 - 2 November 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number1400 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCaptain AWMMDivisional Cavalry 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 Wooden cross on his grave, El Alamein War Cemetery - This im … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Gladwin AWMM SurnameWynyard AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1400 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth17 August 1914 AWMM Place of birthKihikihiWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesKihikihiWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMSheep farmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWharepuhungaRDTe AwamutuNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr James Gladwin Wynyard (father)PO Box 53Te AwamutuNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number1400 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMHamiltonWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMM2 Divisional Cavalry AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCaptain AWMMDivisional Cavalry AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Wynyard was the son of James Gladwin Wynyard and Agnes Mary Wynyard (née Northcroft), of Te Awamutu, New Zealand.All Black 1935-36, 1938 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death2 November 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathEl AlameinWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesEl AlameinEgypt AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceII.G.2. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Gladwin Wynyard by laying a poppy. Gladwyn John Richard Wynyard Henry Cuthbert Wynyard James Gladwin Wynyard John Wynyard John Devonport Wynyard Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Gladwin Wynyard Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedLoughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2DiCa.htmlSources UsedAllblacks.com website All Blacks A to Zhttp://stats.allblacks.com/asp/atoz.asp?group=ASources UsedNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-023955.htmlNZETCRugby Museum.co.nz rugby profilehttp://www.rugbymuseum.co.nz/ABProfilee.asp?level1=Database&Level2=ABC&IDID=994Further Reference DocumentsChester, R., McMillan, N. & Palenski, R. (2005). The encyclopedia of New Zealand rugby. Auckland, N.Z.: Hodder Moa. (4th ed.) AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 202 AWMMLoughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMMLoughnan, R. (1963). p. 76. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.