Godfrey Hamish Rutherford Unknown date of birth - Died 3 July 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number18248 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 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 Contribute › 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 Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number18248 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 Lance Corporal AWMM; Infantry Brigade 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 › Godfrey Rutherford was the son of Godfrey Oliver Rutherford and Helen Rutherford, of Hanmer Springs, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › 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 Roll of Honour Remember Godfrey Hamish Rutherford by laying a poppy. Frederick Duncan Rutherford George Charters Rutherford Godfrey Hamish Rutherford Ian Gordon Rutherford Ivan Rutherford Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Godfrey Hamish Rutherford Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › 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.