Richard Raymond Thomas Unknown date of birth - 30 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service numberNZ401447 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 99 Squadron, RAF 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, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRichard Raymond AWMM SurnameThomas AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ401447 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ401447 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body 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 AWMMKilled on air operations AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 99 Squadron, RAF AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Richard Charles and Emmeline Inez ThomasRemembered on the Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death30 April 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathEurope AWMM Death notesEurope AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameRunnymede MemorialSurreyUnited Kingdom AWMMTakapuna War MemorialThe StrandTakapunaAucklandNew Zealand AWMMTakapuna War Memorial(ex RSA Rollon a boulder)The StrandTakapunaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Memorial referencePanel 64 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Richard Raymond Thomas by laying a poppy. Richard Herbert Thomas Richard Percy Thomas Richard Raymond Thomas Robert Thomas Robert Henry Thomas Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Richard Raymond Thomas Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedNew Zealand History online: Takapuna War Memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/takapuna-war-memorialFurther Reference DocumentsMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.