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Alan Harold Ching

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Headstone, Cambridge City Cemetery (Photo Mr G. Graham of Auckland, 1996) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Cambridge City Cemetery (Photo Mr G. Graham of Auckland, 1996) - This image may be subjec …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan Harold AWMM
  • Surname
    Ching AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ427187 AWMM
    • WWII 427187 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 January 1923 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Harold Louis and Jessie Wilson Ching, of Stoke, Nelson

    Attended Nelson College.

    Two sons, brothers Alan Harold Ching (NZ427187) and William Michael Ching (NZ4215731) served with the RNZAF, they were both killed. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1945 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cambridge City Cemetery, Cambridgeshire, England AWMM Grave 15770 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Marsden Memorial (WW2), Marsden Valley Road, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM

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  • A generation lost, sadly an uncle that I never met. he shall not grow old as I have.
    Public - Campbell Allan - Other Relative - 23 April 2015
    Report 

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
15 September 2018KelvinNorfolk. EnglandResearcher
23 April 2015Campbell AllanNelson, New ZealandOther Relative

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