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Alan James Craig

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Mount Albert Grammar School exterior, Alberton Ave, Mount Albert Auckland 1025. Image provided by John Halpin 2013, CC BY John Halpin 2013

Mount Albert Grammar School exterior, Alberton Ave, Mount Albert Auckland 1025. Image provided by Jo …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan James AWMM
  • Surname
    Craig AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ415062 AWMM
    • WWII 415062 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 November 1921 AWMM
  • 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alan Craig was the son of Thomas and Janet Clement Craig, of Taumarunui AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    PeterboroughEngland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    20 Public - Geoffrey - Researcher - 9 February 2018 - CWGC
  • Place of death
    His death was recorded in Huntingdonshire.
    Deaths Sep 1942

    CraigAlan J20Hunts.N.3b275
    The dist Public - Geoffrey - Researcher - 9 February 2018 - Civil Registration records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery, Northamptonshire, England AWMM Div. 4. Block 4. Grave 1616. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2949559
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). Vol. 1 p. 245, vol. 3 p. 148 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
21 November 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
09 February 2018GeoffreyTilbury, United KingdomResearcher

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