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Hector Lachlan McInnes

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hector Lachlan AWMM
  • Surname
    McInnes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    81585 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 January 1917 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    7th January 1917 Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Family oral history and have Birth certificate
  • Place of birth
    Halkett, Christchurch Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Family oral history
  • Birth notes
    Son of Lachlan McInnes and Frances (nee Hamilton) Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Birth Certificate, family oral history
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 8 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Freezing Worker, Islington, Christchurch Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Was my father so known by me.
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs F. McInnes (mother), 8 Gloucester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    81585 AWMM
  • Military service
    135510 AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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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  • Husband of Alison; father of Alan and Heather AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 April 2008 AWMM
    Age 91 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Died at Rannerdale Veterans Home. Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Was there at time of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Ashes scattered at 19th Memorial Public - HEATHER - Child - 17 November 2015 - Was there when ashes were scattered.
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 3 May 2008 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 251 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 3 May 2008 AWMM

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17 November 2015HEATHERChristchurch, New ZealandChild

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