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Raymond John Newport

Gravestone of Leading Radio Officer Raymond John Newport, Royal New Zealand Navy, The Avenue Cemetery, Levin, Horowhenua, Manawatu-Whanganui. Image kindly provided by Linda (June 2021).

Gravestone of Leading Radio Officer Raymond John Newport, Royal New Zealand Navy, The Avenue Cemeter …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond John AWMM
  • Surname
    Newport AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ray AWMM
  • Service number
    • 14039 AWMM
    • Korea 14039 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

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    • Telegraphist Chamberlain
    • Radio officer Cemetery Record
  • Enlistment
    17 January 1952 Chamberlain
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 June 2020 Cemetery Record
    Age 83 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    The Avenue Cemetery, Levin, Horowhenua, Manawatu-Whanganui AWMM Plot 456, Row Ashes, RSA Block AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM
    p.306 AWMM

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