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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.

Photograph of New Zealand Air Service serviceman jumping from Valetta aircraft if the Royal Air Forc …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Graham George AWMM
  • Surname
    Sun AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    34904 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 November 1934 AWMM
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  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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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
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    3 September 2019 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
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  • 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
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  • Honouring you & all your comrades past present & future.

    "They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old. Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them"

    Your legacy lives on
    Love you Dad ❤
    Public - Vanessa Esmeralda - Direct descendant - 23 April 2022



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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
  • References
    • Rennie, F. (1986) Regular Soldier. Auckland, N.Z.: Endeavour Press. AWMM
      p.219 AWMM
    • Special Air Service (SAS) Squadron - Malaya - Nominal roll (persons returns from overseas) [1957], Archives New Zealand, CAJN 41/3/6 [R21234079] AWMM


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23 April 2022Vanessa Esmeralda BRISBANE Australia Direct descendant

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