James Gordon McMurchy Unknown date of birth - 29 June 1942 Key details Contribute › Service numberNZ405539 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationDonald Richard McMurchy (father)MayfieldCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ405539 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Donald Richard and Barbara McMurchy (nee McKay), Mayfield, CanterburyRemembered on the Ashburton War Memorial. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death29 June 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathEurope AWMM Death notesEurope AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameBecklingen War CemeterySoltauNiedersachsenGermany AWMM Grave reference11 E 7 AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAshburton War MemorialAshburtonNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember James Gordon McMurchy by laying a poppy. Thomas McMurchie Donald Richard McMurchy James Gordon McMurchy Alexander McMurdo Charles Montague Montaine McMurdo Lay a poppy for 2015 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. AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.