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John Glen McCauley

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  M_003. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel M_003. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Glen AWMM
  • Surname
    McCauley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    118987 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 November 1912 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    November 12th, 1912 Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 25 June 2020 - research
  • Place of birth
    Kaponga, Taranaki, New Zealand. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 25 June 2020 - research
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Sister: Mrs. E. Anderson, 77 Nixson Street, Waganui East AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    118987 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John McCauley was the son of George Thomas McCauley and of Patricia McCauley (nee Ford); husband of Joan Dorothy McCauley of Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 December 1942 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Bay of BiscayMediterranean 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
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories 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
    • 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
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Deceased New Zealanders (Formerly) serving with RAF [Royal Air Force]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R17845760). AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 June 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
14 November 2018Lorraine WellingtonResearcher

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