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Gordon Ralph McLeay

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  • Service number
    Malaya 553865 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon Ralph AWMM
  • Surname
    McLeay AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Malaya 553865 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1940 Public source
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    Malaya 553865 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Emma.

    Interred at Raroa urupa, Waimana. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 October 2005 Death Notice
    Age 65 AWMM
    WhakataneEastern Bay of Plenty Death Notice
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, October 2005 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • forever loving you dad-dad.
    not a day flys by where i dont ever stop thinking about you
    i hope your proud of us children, Gary, Ngaire , Melissa and myself .
    we miss you dearly .
    keep watching over us dad we love you so much xo

    all you grandchildren are so grown up getting older and wiser please keep looking over them and protecting them all xo

    love you always and forever xxx
    Public - Georgia-Lee Emma - Child - 5 June 2018
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  • Thank you for your service Dad. We will never stop loving you and you will always live on through our memories and children.
    Love you always
    Your Paua xoox
    Public - Ngaire - Child - 13 April 2018
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • DECEASED, 1 NZ Regiment, 1961-63 – Internet resource. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
05 June 2018Georgia-Lee EmmaWhakatane, NewZealandChild
13 April 2018NgairePort Macquarie AustraliaChild

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