William Clerken O'Shea Unknown date of birth - Died 29 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service numberNZ411096 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 Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Clerken AWMM SurnameO'Shea AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ411096 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 embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ411096 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 notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of John & Margaret O'Shea. Husband of Ann O'Shea of Dunedin.Took from Feltwell on board a Wellington III as a part of Operation Hamburg. Crashed at Steinbeck, Gemany AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death29 July 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathEurope AWMM Death notesEurope AWMM Cemetery nameBecklingen War Cemetery, Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany AWMM Grave referenceJoint Grave 11 E 8-9 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Clerken O'Shea by laying a poppy. Thomas Stanley O'Shea Vincent O'Shea William Clerken O'Shea William John O'Shea Aeneas William Tolster O'Sullivan Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Clerken O'Shea Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsThis 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.