Edward Michael Noel McLaughlin 25 December 1920 - 30 November 1954 Key details Contribute › Service number Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 16 Field Regiment AWMM WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malay … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdward Michael Noel AWMM SurnameMcLaughlin AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth25 December 1920 AWMM Place of birthWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentClerk AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsNew Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied from Natural CausesCause of Death AWMMDied of natural causes AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 16 Field Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Served with Kayforce 1952-54Sergeant McLaughlin's son, Mr Murray Manson of Gyremouth, received the New Zealand Operational Service Medal on his behalf from the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence at a presentation at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on Thursday 27 November 2003 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death33 AWMM Date of death30 November 1954 AWMM Cause of deathDied from Natural Causes AWMM Place of deathKorea AWMM Death notesKorea AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameUnited Nations CemeteryPusanKorea AWMM Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumHall of Memories. KoreaMalaya-Borneo. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edward Michael Noel McLaughlin by laying a poppy. Daniel McLaughlin Edmund McLaughlin Edward Michael Noel McLaughlin Ernest James McLaughlin Francis McLaughlin Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward Michael Noel McLaughlin Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand in the Korean War. NZHistory online.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-warFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMIan McGibbon, New Zealand and the Korean War, Volume II: Combat Operations, Oxford University Press, Auckland, 1996, pp. 372, 407. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.