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Brian William McVeagh

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Portrait of William McVeagh taken by Clifton Firth, 18 September 1942. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 34-M211. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of William McVeagh taken by Clifton Firth, 18 September 1942. Sir George Grey Special Colle …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Brian William AWMM
  • Surname
    McVeagh AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 429857 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 May 1910 AWMM ElthamTaranaki AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 77 Shelly Beach Rd., Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. S. McVeagh, 77 Shelly Beach Rd., Auckland (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 429857 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.262 Publisher's assistant/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.262
    2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.262
  • 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
    13 November 1976 AWMM
    Age 66 AWMM
    Herne BayAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 533B, Block Ext, Area 1, Waikaraka Cemetery, Onehunga, Auckland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.262 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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