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Raymond Edward Gaskin

Portrait of Sapper Raymond Edward Gaskin, Auckland Weekly News, 30 December 1942. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19421230-23-10. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Sapper Raymond Edward Gaskin, Auckland Weekly News, 30 December 1942. Auckland Libraries …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Gaskin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 40101 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Cornfoot Street, Castlecliff, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs N. Gaskin (mother), Cornfoot Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 40101 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Raymond Gaskin was the son of Leslie Edward Gaskin and of Isobel May Gaskin (nee Bird), of Masterton, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM I. F. 13. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Raymond Edward Gaskin was born on the 6th June 1913 Martinborough, New Zealand.
    Public - Joanne Claire - Other Relative - 23 April 2015
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23 April 2015Joanne ClaireAustraliaOther Relative

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