condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

John David Allingham

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John David AWMM
  • Surname
    Allingham AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII O/539 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    1910 Waters Waters
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 16 Charlton Ave, Mt Eden AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Lieutenant John Allingham was aide-de-camp to Air Vice Marshal Leonard Isitt for the formal surrender of Japanese forces onboard USS Missouri, 15 August 1945. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • 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

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember John David Allingham by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of John David Allingham

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
    A New Zealander at the Japanese Surrender 70 Years Ago - 2 September 1945, Sounds Historical Hour One - 6 September 2015, Radio New Zealand
    https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/soundshistorical/audio/201769537/sounds-historical-hour-one-6-september-2015
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Ancestry.com. UK, Navy Lists, 1888-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. AWMM
    • Waters, S.D. (1956). The Royal New Zealand Navy. Wellington, N.Z.: Department Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • New Zealand, World War II Appointments, Promotions, Transfers and Resignations, 1939–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM
    • Personnel - Demobilisation - Monthly list of personnel demobilised [Royal New Zealand Navy], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYT 8490 N1/426 (R21465794) AWMM

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.