James Gordon McMurchy Unknown date of birth - Died 29 June 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service numberNZ405539 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image ha … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Gordon AWMM SurnameMcMurchy AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ405539 AWMM Gender 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 Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationDonald Richard McMurchy (father), Mayfield, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsFrance and Germany (TBC) AWMM ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ405539 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Donald Richard and Barbara McMurchy (nee McKay), Mayfield, CanterburyRemembered on the Ashburton War Memorial. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death29 June 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathEurope AWMM Death notesEurope AWMM Cemetery nameBecklingen War Cemetery, Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany AWMM Grave reference11 E 7 AWMM Memorial nameAshburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Gordon McMurchy by laying a poppy. David Colin McMurchy Donald Richard McMurchy James Gordon McMurchy Alexander McMurdo Charles Montague Montaine McMurdo Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Gordon McMurchy Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMMThis record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.