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Raymond William McCarthy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Raymond William AWMM
  • Surname
    McCarthy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ40239 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ40239 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Edmond and Clara McCarthy of Wanganui

    His brothers Morris McCarthy and Robert McCarthy also died on service

    Although Raymond and Morris McCarthy died in different years they are buried in the same grave in the Sage War Cemetery, Germany AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 April 1943 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    GermanyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Sage War Cemetery, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany AWMM 5 E 9 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    • Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
      http://www.cwgc.org
      Sources Used
    • Have printout from there Public - Robin Colleen - Other relative - 18 March 2016 - Family Papers, letters
  • Documents
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
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