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Edward Alexander McCord

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Headstone, Ardagh Cemetery (Photo taken by M. O'Malley 2011) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Ardagh Cemetery (Photo taken by M. O'Malley 2011) - This image may be subject to copyrigh …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    McCord AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ413264 AWMM
    • WWII 413264 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 November 1915 AWMM LoughillLimerick AWMM
  • 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
    • NZ413264 AWMM
    • WWII 413264 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Edward McCord was the son of John and Frances Maria McCord, Aughintemple. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ardagh Cemetery, County Longford, Republic of Ireland AWMM B.16 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 record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2701658
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM
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