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Raymond Francis Howes Coddington

A young Ray Coddington in the Navy, fleet Air Arm

Raymond Francis Howes Coddington

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Francis Howes AWMM
  • Surname
    Coddington AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 10160 AWMM
    • WWII NZ10160 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 Stella (deceased); father of Bruce, Jackie, Adrienne, Peter, John AWMM
    • Husband of Stella (deceased); Father of Bruce, Brian, Jackie,Adrienne, Peter and John
      Born 8 August 1926 Public - Sarah Jane - Other Relative - 18 April 2015 - He is my Grandfather - Brian (left off the original list of children) is my Dad


About death

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  • Death
    10 June 2013 AWMM
    Age 86 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 12 June 2013 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • Hey Grandad. Wish we could chat to you. I named Eddie Ray after you. Also now we call dad GrandadMan. Funny. Arohanui. x
    Public - Anna - Direct descendant - 20 February 2021
  • Thought of you a lot dad on ANZAC Day yesterday, I attended the local dawn parade
    Public - Brian Stewart - Child - 26 April 2015
  • Love you and miss you so much Grandad. I think of you a lot, but especially thinking of you on ANZAC day. Little Sal Xxxx
    Public - Sally - Other Relative - 25 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Personnel - Demobilisation - RNZN [Royal New Zealand Navy], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYT 8490 N1/426 (R21465792) AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 12 June 2013 AWMM
    • Royal New Zealand Navy List (c.1921-c.1970) - kindly provided by Ralph McNabb. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
20 February 2021Anna AucklandDirect descendant
26 April 2015Brian Stewart New ZealandChild
25 April 2015SallyNew ZealandOther Relative
18 April 2015Sarah JaneWellington, New ZealandOther Relative

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