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George Percival Carr

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Percival AWMM
  • Surname
    Carr AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ416455 AWMM
    • WWII 416455 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 September 1920 RNZAF Biographies (R17845608) HastingsHawkes Bay RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. A. S. Carr pf Hastings AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Carr was the son of Arthur S. Carr and of Minnie C. Carr (nee Nicol) of Hastings, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 February 1945 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Fayid War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 5. B. 25. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • In loving memory of you Uncle George. Taken so young serving our country. Was really important for me to visit your grave when I did my OE. Rest in peace.
    Public - Amanda - Other Relative - 22 April 2015
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  • IN LOVING MEMORY OF UNCLE GEORGE, MY GREAT GRANDFATHER'S BROTHER WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION. MY FAMILY THINK AND TALK OF YOU OFTEN. MY MUM HAS BEEN AND VISITED YOUR GRAVE. YOU GAVE UP SO MUCH FOR YOUR COUNTRY. REST IN PEACE UNCLE GEORGE. LOTS OF LOVE ALLOF US
    Public - Benjamin - 22 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Bo - Cl. Archives New Zealand (R17845608) - Former archives reference: AIR118 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
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [(New Zealanders Attached to R.A.F. [Royal Air Force]) (Officers), (Europe) - Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845744) AWMM
    • he was an amzing soilder that went to war for our country Public - Benjamin - Other Relative - 23 April 2015 - i wish i got to met him because he was the best soiulder ive heared of

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23 April 2015Benjaminnz auclandOther Relative
22 April 2015Kevin ErrolQueensland, Australia.Other Relative
22 April 2015AmandaAuckland, New ZealandOther Relative

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