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Kenneth John Hagan

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kenneth John AWMM
  • Surname
    Hagan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ4312287 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 April 1921 AWMM PonsonbyAuckland City AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 12 December 1940 AWMM Koromiko Street, New Lynn, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Margaret Hagan (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 4 November 1942 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    NZ4312287 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 12 December 1940 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Pottery labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 8 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Black AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Poisoned toe - Army - Hospital -Noumea AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Hydrocele - Hospital - Calgary & Auckland Hospital AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Motor Neurone Disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Transferred RNZAF 8.9.43; trained Empire Flying Scheme, stationed at Calgary 31.3.44, went to UK 18.3.44. Was air gunner and wireless operator.

    Children: Denise; Beverley; Patricia, Kenneth Wayne; Gaynor AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    14 September 1998 AWMM
    Age 77 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    NZ Herald 16.9.98 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    New Lynn RSA, 2 Veronica Street, New Lynn 0600 AWMM

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Kenneth John Hagan

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  • Miss you, great man and father, you are always in my heart
    Public - Gaynor - Child - 26 April 2019
  • Wonderful man, sadly missed.
    Public - Sandy - Other relative - 22 June 2016
  • Many years have gone since your passing but the memories still stay in my heart Miss you grandad Mike
    Public - Michael john - Sibling - 25 April 2015



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 April 2019GaynorAucklandChild
22 June 2016SandyEpsomOther relative
25 April 2015Michael johnNewzealand Sibling

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