Hugh James Raxworthy Unknown date of birth - Died 9 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number17992 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHugh James AWMM SurnameRaxworthy AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number17992 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 Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Landscape gardener AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 89 Waimarie Road, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs A. Rowe (sister) 89 Waimarie Road, Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number17992 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; Infantry Reinforcements AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM 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 rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Hugh Raxworthy was the son of Thomas Herbert Raxworthy and of Isadore Maud Raxworthy (nee Williams), of Riccarton, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death38 AWMM Date of death9 July 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAlamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Memorial referenceColumn 104. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Hugh James Raxworthy by laying a poppy. Charles Edward Raxworthy Charles Herbert Raxworthy Hugh James Raxworthy John Robert Raxworthy Raymond Weyman Raxworthy Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Hugh James Raxworthy Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 293 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.