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Hugh Maxwell McGill

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Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, WW2, Panel names Little John, W.L.G. - Moodie, W.A. (photo John Halpin, 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, WW2, Panel names Little John, W.L.G. - Moodie, W.A. (photo Joh …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Maxwell AWMM
  • Surname
    McGill AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ404387 AWMM
    • WWII 404387 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 December 1918 RNZAF Biographies (R17845613) RNZAF Biographies (R17845613)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Father: Mr. H. McGill, 34 Rona Street, Eastbourne AWMM
    • WW2 Father: Mr. H. McGill of Eastbourne AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ404387 AWMM
    • WWII 404387 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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  • 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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  • Hugh McGill was the son of Hugh and Stella Constance McGill, of Eastbourne, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.

    Attended Wellington College, Auckland Grammar School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845613)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 February 1942 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    TaieriOtago AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM 32. C/3. (S). AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, New Zealand 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

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