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Robert Carrington Ahearn

He went overseas with the Army and transferred to the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm.

FAA Sub.Lt. Robert Ahearn

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Carrington AWMM
  • Surname
    Ahearn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 60020 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    14.10.18 Public - Sue - Child - 14 September 2017 - Family records
  • Place of birth
    Wellington. Public - Sue - Child - 14 September 2017 - Family records
  • Birth notes
    The youngest son of Harold and Ethel Ahearn, Khandallah. Public - Sue - Child - 14 September 2017 - Family records
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Care of J. Brophy, Kopuaranga, Masterton AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer at Marrinborough. Public - Sue - Child - 14 September 2017 - Family records
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr. H.H.H. Ahearn, 70 Simla Cres., Khandallah, Wellington (father) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1940-1941 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM
    • Married Marion Rosamond Ahearn 1946 Public - Sue - Child - 14 September 2017 - Family records.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 60020 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.7 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.7
    MastertonWairarapa 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.7
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • My Father.
    Born 14 October 1918 Wellington.
    He served as an Observer with the British Fleet Arm flying swordfish.
    Public - Sue - Direct descendant - 13 September 2017

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.7 AWMM
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