James Gladwin Wynyard Born 17 August 1914 - Died 2 November 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number1400 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCaptain AWMMDivisional Cavalry AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 birthKihikihi, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesKihikihi, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMSheep farmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWharepuhunga, RD, Te Awamutu, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr James Gladwin Wynyard (father), PO Box 53, Te Awamutu, New 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 AWMMHamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMM2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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 notesHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMMWounded: 25 May 1941 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause 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 Alamein, Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesEl Alamein, Egypt AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt 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.