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Graham George Sun

Photograph of New Zealand Air Service serviceman jumping from Valetta aircraft if the Royal Air Force Far East Transport Wing in Malaya c.1955, believed to be Corporal Graham George Sun. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, M-0456-F. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Graham George AWMM
  • Surname
    Sun AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    34904 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    3 September 2019 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 5, Row C, Gatland Road RSA Lawn, Papakura South Cemetery, Papakura, Auckland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice; New Zealand Herald, 4 September 2019 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • External links
    New Zealand Special Air Service troops jumping from Valetta aircraft, Malaya, Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, M-0456-F
    Further Reference
  • Documents
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