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Gordon McGregor

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Portrait, Gunner MacGregor in his uniform - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Gunner MacGregor in his uniform - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon AWMM
  • Surname
    McGregor AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Jock MacGregor AWMM
    • Gordon MacGregor AWMM
  • Service number
    61810 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 June 1919 AWMM NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 23 April 1905 AWMM 39 Wellesley Road, Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.A. McGregor (mother), 39 Wellesley Road, Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 7 April 1941 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Libya AWMM
    • North Africa AWMM
    • El Alamein AWMM
    • Sinai & Palestine AWMM
    • Italy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    61810 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    None AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
    NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Dysentery (twice) AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Emphysema AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Enlisted about 1940

    Discharged 29 June 1945 as a second repats

    Funeral service was held at Faithfull's Funeral Directors, Red Beach. He died on his 53rd wedding anniversary.

    Mr MacGregor enlisted under the surname of McGregor which was also how his mother's name has been spelled on the nominal roll. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 November 1998 AWMM
    Age 79 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand 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
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 4: WW2 220 AWMM

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