John Richard Kidd Unknown date of birth - 18 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number8385 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion 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 from The Weekly News; 9 July 1941 - This image may … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Richard AWMM SurnameKidd AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8385 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 enlistmentWW2 AWMMHairdresser AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM177 Elles RoadInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs W. Kidd (mother)177 Elles RoadInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8385 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMM20th (Canterbury-Otago) Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Kidd was the son of Thomas Andrew and Willieminnie Kidd, of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death30 AWMM Date of death18 April 1941 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece AWMM Grave reference13. E. 16. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Richard Kidd by laying a poppy. John Kidd John Charles Leonard Kidd John Richard Kidd John Thomson Kidd Kenneth Harold Kidd Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Richard Kidd Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources Used DocumentsSecond 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 97 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.