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Graeme Eaton MacDonald

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Graeme Eaton AWMM
  • Surname
    MacDonald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    32159 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 December 1910 AWMM WainuiCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

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

Embarkations

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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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Thomas and Eveline MacDonald of Wainui. Husband of Joan Kathleen Ruby MacDonald of Southsea, Hampshire. Source: Martyn, For Your Tomorrow, p.310. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 April 1943 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Mastenbroek, Hasselterdijk near the river Zwarte Water, north of Zwolle, The Netherlands Public - Ebo - 27 September 2017 - https://www.onderzoekoverijssel.nl/detail.php?nav_id=2-1&id=267522149
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Zwollwekerspel (Voorst) General Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands AWMM Plot A. Row 1. Grave 2 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Zwollekerspel (Voorst) General Cemetery, Overijssel, The Netherlands Public - Ebo - 27 September 2017 - https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erehof_Zwolle_(Voorst)
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • I volunteer at the Bottisham Airfield Museum. Wing Commander MacDonald was lost flying from Bottisham and we would love to find out more about him so we can have a display in his memory. At the moment we don't have any photos of him or very little information . Any help greatly appreciated.
    Public - Jason - Researcher - 13 April 2017
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Vol.3., p.309-11 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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27 September 2017EboUtrecht, The NetherlandsOther
13 April 2017JasonCambridge,UKResearcher

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