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Carne George Stratford

Photograph of Pilot Officer Carne (Peter) Stratford NZ437047. Image kindly provided by the Stratford/Holms family (July 2017).  Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Pilot Officer Carne (Peter) Stratford NZ437047. Image kindly provided by the Stratford …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Carne George AWMM
  • Surname
    Stratford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Peter AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII NZ437047 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 May 1918 Public source NapierHawkes Bay Public source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr W.G. Stratford, Wellington AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1937 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Previously a Sergenat Major in the Wellington College School Cadets. Also served in the Wellington Squadron of the RNZAF Reserve. Public source.

    Served at Guadalcanal with No. 6 Squadron, RNZAF, 1942-1943.

    Cousin of Gordon Stratford, RNZAF. Killed in action, Pacific theatre. Public source. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    27 July 1965 Public source
    Public source
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated, Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland AWMM
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
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    Cenotaph data entry form AWMM

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