Also known as
16 March 1917 AWMM AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Pre 1940 AWMM West Coast Rd, Oratia, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mr Lovre and Mrs Mary Marinovich (parents) AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
6 feet AWMM
- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
Ivan Marinovich was the son of Lovre Marinovich and of Mary Marinovich (nee Rosandich), of Oratia, Auckland, New Zealand.
Ivan was the navigator for the aircraft captained by F/O Lloyd Allan Trigg. The aircraft was shot down by Anti-Aircraft fire from a German submarine. Plane crashed into submarine, killing all aircraft crew. F/O Trigg was awarded the V.C. posthumously for episode on the strength of the evidence given by U-Boat commander. The U-boat commander was rescued from a raft freed from the crashed plane. AWMM
- Malta Memorial, Malta AWMM
- Oratia School Second World War Memorial, Shaw Road, Oratia Auckland 0604 AWMM
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