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Lawrence Anthony Lynch

Photograph of Private Lawrence Anthony Lynch 32773 in uniform. Image kindly provided by Jean Weaver (June 2019). Image may be subject to copyright restriction.

Photograph of Private Lawrence Anthony Lynch 32773 in uniform. Image kindly provided by Jean Weaver …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lawrence Anthony AWMM
  • Surname
    Lynch AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    32773 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
    Unknown AWMM Private Bag, Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr L.J. Lynch (father), Private Bag, Raetihi, Manawatu-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
    32773 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lawrence Lynch was the son of Lawrence James Lynch and Mary Winifred Lynch, of Raetihi, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 November 1941 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Halfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 9. G. 1. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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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/2057575
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Puttick, E. (1960). 25 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 280 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 June 2019JanHanmer Springs, NZOther relative

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