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Gary Richard Rimington

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Grave of Garry Richard RIMINGTON
Waikaraka Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand
Photographed 9 February 2011

Grave of Garry Richard RIMINGTON

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Gary Richard AWMM
    • Garry Richard Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 13 August 2015 - Auckland City Council website; online cemetery database; http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
    • Garry Richard Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 24 July 2016 - Auckland Council cemeteries database search page; http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/parksfacilities/cemeteries/Pages/cemeterysearch.aspx
  • Surname
    Rimington AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Garry AWMM
    • Noddy AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 380426 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 August 1946 Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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  • W3 Company, RNZIR website has portrait

    6RAR history shows posted to Spt Coy. Wounded in action, 9 May 1969 – shrapnel wounds to face. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    22 September 2002 AWMM
    OnehungaAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
    22 September 2002 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 13 August 2015 - Grave plaque
  • Age at death
    56 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 13 August 2015 - Grave plaque
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikaraka Cemetery, Auckland AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Waikaraka Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 13 August 2015 - Personal visit
  • Grave reference
    Area MILITARY 1 Block ROW H Lot No 5 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 13 August 2015 - Auckland City Council online cemetery database; http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
    • Subritzky, M. (1990). The Subritzky legend. Waikanae, N.Z.: Heritage Press. AWMM
    • Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM
    • This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM

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24 July 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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