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Roy Ewen McInnes

  • Service number
    36678 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Ewen Roy AWMM
    • Ewen Royal Lachlan McInnes AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Portrait, Roy Ewen McInnes in later years - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Roy Ewen McInnes in later years - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roy Ewen AWMM
  • Surname
    McInnes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Ewen Roy AWMM
    • Ewen Royal Lachlan McInnes AWMM
  • Service number
    36678 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 August 1916 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM 45 Albert Road, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs A. McInnes (wife), 30 Victoria Road, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    36678 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    28 January 1943 AWMM
    MM. awarded for gallantry evacuating wounded men under heavy shell fire. The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for McEnnes, Ewan Roy. (Ref. WO 373/23/446). Military Medal. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.296 Driver and mechanic/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.296
    AucklandNew Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.296
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He spent much of his childhood at Waipu and Whangarei 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
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 296 AWMM
    • Kay, R. (1958). 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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