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John Lindsay McFadyen

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Lindsay AWMM
  • Surname
    McFadyen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    A391839 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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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John McFadyen was the son of Malcolm and Ethel May McFadyen, Blackball, West Coast, New Zealand.

    Malcolm McFadyen served in the South African War. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 June 1940 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    WigramChristchurch AWMM
  • Date of death
    15 June 1940 Public - John - Researcher - 26 June 2020 - This website and other sources.
  • Age at death
    22 Public - John - Researcher - 26 June 2020 - This website and other sources.
  • Place of death
    Akaroa, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand Public - John - Researcher - 26 June 2020 - Errol Martyn, For Your Tomorrow, Volume 1
  • Cause of death
    • Killed on Active Service AWMM
    • Aircraft accident on a training flight. Public - John - Researcher - 26 June 2020 - Errol Martyn, For Your Tomorrow Volume 1.
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karoro Cemetery, Greymouth, New Zealand AWMM 468 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
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  • 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/2920030
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Article: John Stackhouse: Akaroa: One Frosty Saturday Morning, in NZ Memories 142 Jan 2020. Public - John - Researcher - 26 June 2020 - Personnel files, RNZAF records, interview, newspaper reports, Errol Martyn: For Your Tomorrow Vols 1, 3.

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