Godfrey Hamish Rutherford Unknown date of birth - Died 3 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service number18248 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesGodfrey Hamish AWMM SurnameRutherford AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number18248 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Musterer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Lochiel Private Bag, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr G. Rutherford (father), Lochiel Private Bag, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number18248 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentWW2 Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsWW2 Lance Corporal AWMMInfantry Brigade AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notes Last known rank Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Godfrey Rutherford was the son of Godfrey Oliver Rutherford and Helen Rutherford, of Hanmer Springs, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Age at death24 AWMM Date of death3 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 Sources Sources External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 5: WW2 185 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.