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Kenmir Loudon McAdam

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Biography for Kenmir Loudon McAdam. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ma - McW. Archives New Zealand (R17845613-0493). CC-BY 2.0.

Biography for Kenmir Loudon McAdam. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Pers …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Kenmir Loudon AWMM
  • Surname
    McAdam AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ41485 AWMM
    • WWII 41485 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 February 1916 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    February 6th, 1916. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 12 September 2020 - research
  • Place of birth
    Dunedin, New Zealand. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 12 September 2020 - research
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Assistant Secretary, Otago Building and Investment Company. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 12 September 2020 - research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mother: Mrs. M. M. McAdam, 119 Eglinton Road, Mornington,Dunedin AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. C. L. McAdam of Dunedin AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Kenmir McAdam was the son of Charles Loudon McAdam and Mabel Maud McAdam, of Mornington, Dunedin, New Zealand.

    Attended Otago Boy's High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845613)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 April 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    Atlantic Ocean AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ma - McW. Archives New Zealand (R17845613) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing - But Presumed Dead on Lapse of Time - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845743) AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 September 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
19 September 2019KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
24 August 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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