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Raymond Neil Butt

Preliminary record

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Portrait provided by Raymond Butt 2012 - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait provided by Raymond Butt 2012 - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Neil AWMM
  • Surname
    Butt AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Neil AWMM
  • Service number
    33411 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 June 1930 AWMM TimaruCanterbury AWMM
    Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 7 McFaddens Road, St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs T.I. Butt (mother), 7 McFaddens Road, St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 August 1952 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    33411 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Unknown AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Electrical linesman/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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 10.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father was Highways overseer, mother was a housewife. He had 2 sisters.

    He married Gwendoline Griffiths in 1954 and they had 3 sons and 2 daughters.

    Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 2012 AWMM

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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Nominal rolls - Nominal rolls embarkation K-force [Korea Nominal Roll], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1433 (R22440250) AWMM
    • Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM

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