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James Ramsey Finlay

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Ramsey AWMM
  • Surname
    Finlay AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jim AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ435946 AWMM
    • NZ8127454 AWMM
    • WWII 435956 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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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Complications from a stroke AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Val; father of Tim, Kerry, Deborah and Hamish; grandfather of Kate, Thomas, Rhys and Emma AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 July 2009 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    WhangareiNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 24 July 2009 AWMM
  • 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
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (2008). Vol. 3. p. 612 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 24 July 2009 AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
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