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Rex Fletcher Douglas McGovern

Military memorial at Buffalo Cemetery, Coromandel, New Zealand.

W.O. R.F.D. McGovern

Image may be subject to copyright restrictions. viti.flanagan@gmail.com

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rex Fletcher Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    McGovern AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • RN86186 AWMM
    • NZ429186 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

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Husband of Heather

      Bomb Aimer on Lancaster aircraft

      Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM
    • Husband of Valmay Public - catherine - 8 July 2020 - Family papers

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 May 2011 AWMM
    Age 90 AWMM
    TaurangaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Buffalo Cemetery, 49 Buffalo Road, Thames-Coromandel District AWMM RSAL-PLOT-0093 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 16 May 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Cemetery Records. Thames Coromandel District Council.
    http://web.tcdc.govt.nz/cemeprod/cemeteries.aspx
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 16 May 2011 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 July 2020catherineaucklandOther
23 October 2018VitiAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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