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James Cragg

Jim with his two grandchildren Zac and Khulan in Dargaville 2006

Jim Cragg - Foundation member Thames Aerial Topdressing - Dargaville Branch

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Cragg AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Jim AWMM
    • Rocky AWMM
  • Service number
    412493 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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


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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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    • Husband of Meryl

      Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM
    • Jim Cragg (Rocky)
      23 February 1922 – 6 March 2011
      Flying Officer, 11 Squad, RAF
      Rhodesia, UK, India, Burma Public - Annette - Child - 29 August 2016 - Military Files


About death

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  • Death
    6 March 2011 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    DargavilleNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mt Wesley Cemetery, Dargaville, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 11 March 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • We love you Dad. We appreciate your tremendous bravery, your perseverance after the trauma of the War spent mostly in Burma and the flying accident. You gave us all the gift of your compassion for others, your intellect, wit and your humor. Love always Annette, Zac and Khulan xox
    Public - Annette - Child - 30 August 2016



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 11 March 2011 AWMM


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30 August 2016AnnetteSydney AustraliaChild

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