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Harry McKinnon

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    McKinnon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZD2568 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    19 July 1921 Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - birth certificate
  • Place of birth
    Auckland, NZ Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - birth certificate
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 30 Green Lane East, Remuera, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Comp. Apprenticeship
    NZ Army 9th Coastal Regt. SDML 'Bombardier'
    Auck Harb Bd. Pilot Launch Master Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Roderick McKINNON (father) Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Family papers
  • Relationship status
    • Post 2 May 1941 AWMM Married/WWI AWMM
    • Married 27th October 1944 to Eveline Louise BRODIE in Liverpool, England. Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Marriage certificate

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII NZD2568 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1939-45 Star
    Atlantic Star with France & Germany Clasp
    English Defence Medal 39-45
    War Medal
    For Service to NZ 1939 - 1945
    Military Long Service & Good Conduct Medal Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Family papers.

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    H.M.S. Collingwood, H.M.S. Raleigh, H.M.S. Drake, H.M.S. Garth, H.M.S. Alfred Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - NZ Naval Forces Certificate of Service.
    Diary of Harry McKINNON
    Certs and photographs from these establishments.
  • Enlistment
    WW2 2 May 1941 RNZN Posting Instruction Coppersmith/Civilian RNZN Posting Instruction
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Apprentice Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Family papers
  • Age on enlistment
    19 Public - Joanna - Other relative - 4 April 2016 - Family papers

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    17 May 2009 Public - Joanna - Other relative - 6 April 2016 - Personal knowledge
  • Age at death
    87 Public - Joanna - Other relative - 6 April 2016 - Personal knowledge
  • Place of death
    Auckland, New Zealand Public - Joanna - Other relative - 6 April 2016 - Personal knowledge
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Cenotaph data entry form AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
04 April 2016JoannaMatamata, New ZealandOther relative