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Maurice Carson Jolly

M.C. Jolly in uniform - This image may be subject to copyright

M.C. Jolly in uniform - This image may be subject to copyright


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maurice Carson AWMM
  • Surname
    Jolly AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ413858 AWMM
    • WWII 413858 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
  • 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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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Monterey AWMM

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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    • Son of Leslie M. Jolly and Margaret E. Jolly, of Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
    • No.5 OTU Beaufort AW384
      F/O M C Jolly RNZAF
      Sgt F S Fisher
      Sgt G Maguire
      Sgt G Lunn

      Training, RAF Turnberry, Took off 23:40 hrs.

      Crashed 19 minutes after take off in a meadow by Killochan Castle, 3 miles east of Girvan, Ayrshire. All four crew were killed. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 8 June 2019 - Reference :
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About death

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  • Death
    14 November 1942 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Dunure Cemetery, Ayrshire, Scotland AWMM Sec. E. (Blue) Grave 177. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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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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08 June 2019JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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