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Raymond Thackeray Bedingfield

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Thackeray AWMM
  • Surname
    Bedingfield AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    31096 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 January 1915 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 159 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Bedingfield (mother), 20 Mostyn Street, Kingsland, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Private Bedingfield was the son of Percy and Mary Bedingfield, of Marton, Wellington, New Zealand.

    The Commonwealth War Graves Commission incorrectly lists Private Bedingfield as belonging to 22 Motorised Battalion. 22 Battalion was not motorised until after Private Bedingfield's death. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 December 1941 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    GazalaLibya AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM 6. C. 6. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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