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Ray Ellis Allen

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ray Ellis AWMM
  • Surname
    Allen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ425350 AWMM
    • WWII 425350 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 March 1918 RNZAF Biographies (R17845607) DannevirkeManawatu-Wanganui RNZAF Biographies (R17845607)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mr F. Allen, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr & Mrs F. Allen, Edenview Road, Glen Eden, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ425350 AWMM
    • WWII 425350 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Wireless Mechanic/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845607)
  • Enlistment
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidently AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ray Allen was the son of Fredrick and Eileen Montague Allen, of Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Attended Mt Albert Grammar School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845607)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 January 1945 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Laucala BaySuva AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Glen Eden RSA Memorial Public - Raewynn - Researcher - 10 March 2015 - Glen Eden RSA 1939-1945 Memorial
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Bourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Mount Albert Grammar School, Alberton Ave, Mount Albert Auckland 1025 AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • MacGregor, Bill. Papers relating to World Wars I and II. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2005/18. AWMM
      The manuscript MS 2005/18 includes a copy of a history of Royal New Zealand Air Force, No. 6 Flying Boat Squadron with details of a test flight from Laucala Bay where NZ4022 crashed near Mbega Island. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ab - B. Archives New Zealand (R17845607) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing - But Presumed Dead on Lapse of Time - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845743) AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM

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10 March 2015RaewynnAucklandResearcher

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