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Alexander Keith McCoy

Plan of Yokohama War Cemetery - This image may be subject to copyright

Plan of Yokohama War Cemetery - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Keith AWMM
  • Surname
    McCoy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 815564 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
    5 Beach Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr W.W. McCoy (father), 5 Beach Road, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr W.W. McCoy of Petone, Wellington AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 April 1948 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan AWMM NZ Sec. Plot B Row A Grave 6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • I'll see you soon We'll be together soon. Love, Joan
    Public - Joan Valerie - Friend - 27 January 2017

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand Defence Force. Roll of Honour. Personnel who have died on operational service since 3 September 1945.
    http://medals.nzdf.mil.nz/info/roll-of-honour/index.html
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Pointer, M. (2008). Commonwealth War Graves, Hodogaya, Yokohama, Japan: the New Zealand Connection. Tokyo, Japan. Unpublished paper. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 16: WW2 79 AWMM
    • Yokohama War Cemetery, Japan AWMM
      Cemetery reigster no. 80.01 AWMM

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27 January 2017Joan ValerieWaihi New ZealandFriend
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