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Desmond Edward Seymour Graham

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Desmond Edward Seymour AWMM
  • Surname
    Graham AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Des AWMM
  • Service number
    RNZR 4456 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
    WW2 64 Chayter St, Karori AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr E. Graham (father), Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Eldest son of E. Graham of Newtown, Wellington

    Husband of (Jean) Barbara nee Mitchell

    His engagement was announced in April 1943.

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in Newspapers AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 June 2010 AWMM
    Age 88 AWMM
    Lower HuttWellington 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: Dominion Post, 2 July 2010, C9 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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