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Alan Stevens-Jordan

Headstone, Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to cop …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan AWMM
  • Surname
    Stevens-Jordan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Stevens-Jordon AWMM
    • Stevens Jordan AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ401304 AWMM
    • WWII 401304 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 June 1916 AWMM GranityWest Coast AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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
    23 April 1942 AWMMDied of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Meningitis, No 3. New Zealand General Hospital, Heliopolis AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    23 April 1942 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 1. E. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • My uncle Alan was young and charming, worked in Wellington, and had a pretty girlfriend named Betty. He played rugby, and as a small boy I was shocked to once see him carted off on a stretcher, thinking he was dead! He joined the Air Force, and very soon was off to Canada for further training. Photos show him in a furry flying jacket, and others wearing full dress uniform, with Niagara Falls in the background. He was having a lovely War, until he went to UK and into combat. The height at which the aircraft flew soon damaged his eardrums, and he was hospitalised in Egypt with meningitis. He died there in the NZ Army hospital. Like all wartime deaths, this was a tragedy. Alan should never have been flying because he had a history of inner ear problems, but no 26-year-old would turn down the opportunity of travelling the world with such an elite band as the Royal Air Force. He died just a
    Public - THOMAS RAYMOND - Other Relative - 28 January 2015

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    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
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