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Clarence Hector O'Hara

Portrait, standing outside, wearing jumper and tie, hands in pockets - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, standing outside, wearing jumper and tie, hands in pockets - This image may be subject to …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Clarence Hector AWMM
  • Surname
    O'Hara AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Pat O'Hara AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ405035 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Battle of Madagascar 5 May 1942 – 6 November 1942 AWMM
    • 1940 AWMM
      Battle of Britain AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ405035 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • No.4 Wing Yatesbury AWMM
    • No.1 Signals AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Inter War 16 Dec 1938? AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Malaria AWMM
    • Died from Natural Causes, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of natural causes AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Died from Coronary Occlusion AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    19 November 1965 AWMM
    Age 47 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM PROT BERM B. Row 22. Plot 79. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    NZ Herald and Star AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Ministry for Culture and Heritage. (2012). New Zealanders serving with RAF Fighter Command during the Battle of Britain, 10 July – 31 October 1940. [A list compiled by Ministry for Culture and Heritage with Errol Martyn]. AWMM

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