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Malcolm Coughlan

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Malcolm Coughlan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Malcolm AWMM
  • Surname
    Coughlan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4797 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    August 1918 Public - Melanie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family knowledge
  • Place of birth
    Waipukurau, Hawkes Bay, New Zeland Public - Melanie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family knowledge
  • Birth notes
    Third of six children; eldest son of two. Public - Melanie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family knowledge
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Garage Street, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Garage Street, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Dairy Farmer Public - Melanie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - I am a family member.
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs D. Couglan (mother), Garage Street, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs D. Couglan (mother), Garage Street, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    4797 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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Death

About 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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  • Dear Malcolm - RIP dear old soldier. We will remember you, one of our heroes.
    Public - jeannie - 24 April 2020
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  • Malcolm Coughlan is currently planning to attend the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Crete in May 2016.
    Public - Melanie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 41 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Ww2 13: WW2 28 AWMM
    • Sinclair, D. (1954). 19 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2020jeannieTaurangaOther
29 September 2016HowardTokoroaOther
25 April 2015MelanieOhaupo, Waikato, New ZealandOther Relative

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