John Utranage Vaughan Unknown date of birth - Died 15 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service number14301 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLance Corporal AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesJohn Utranage AWMM SurnameVaughan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14301 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Traveller AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown C/o P.O. Box 16, Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr P. Vaughan (father), 51 Halifax Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number14301 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMGreymouth, Westland, South Island, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsWW2 Temporary Corporal AWMMInfantry Reinforcements AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Last rankLance Corporal AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information John Vaughan was the son of Patrick and R. Mary Vaughan, of Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Age at death36 AWMM Date of death15 July 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceII. F. 3. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Sources Sources External linksGlue, W.A. & Pringle, D.J.C. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, Historical Publications Branch. Digital copy.http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsCooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 487 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.