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Ronald William McLean

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Ronald William McLean photo was cut from a page of his sister's photo album. It is believed to have been taken in Cairo while on leave in the Egyptian - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ronald William AWMM
  • Surname
    McLean AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Roy AWMM
  • Service number
    17849 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 January 1915 AWMM
    Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 25 February 1941 AWMM 148 Main South Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Irene Maud McLean (wife), 51 Neville Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 7 April 1941 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 25 February 1941 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Presser/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Dysentry AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Additional information supplied indicates that Mr McLean was a "Don R" (Dispatch Rider) - an extension of his civilian hobby of being a motor cyclist. He finished his overseas service at Cassino. He visited various places of interest in Italy while on leave.

    On enlistment he was a foundation member of the 2 Battalion NZ Scottish Regiment, based in Dunedin. AWMM

Death

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  • 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

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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
    p.227 AWMM