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William Alex Rafferty

  • Service number
    N36835 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021 - brass plaque on grave
  • Also known as
    • Chips AWMM
    • C. Rafferty AWMM
    • "Chips" Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021 - Nom Roll 57/59 1 NZ Regt Assoc (Morrison Bn) Perak, Malaysia
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
"Chips" RAFFERTY (1 NZ Regt 57/59) - Turangi Cemetery

"Chips" RAFFERTY - Turangi Cemetery

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Alex AWMM
  • Surname
    Rafferty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Chips AWMM
    • C. Rafferty AWMM
    • "Chips" Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021 - Nom Roll 57/59 1 NZ Regt Assoc (Morrison Bn) Perak, Malaysia
  • Service number
    N36835 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021 - brass plaque on grave
  • 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

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    N36835 Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021 - brass plaque on grave
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 December 2001 RSA Last Post/Cemetery Record
    Age 65 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Turangi Public Cemetery, Taupo AWMM Turangi RSA Cremation Berm, Plot 005 AWMM
    • Turangi Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • https://billiongraves.com/grave/WO1-William-Alex-Chips-Rafferty/37591472 - Lest we Forget
    Public - Roscoe - Researcher - 5 April 2021
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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Clamp, B., Clamp, D., & 1st Battalion the New Zealand Regiment (1957-59) Association. (2007). 1st battalion the New Zealand regiment (1957-59) association 50th anniversary: the first of the first. B. Clamp. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM

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