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Thomas Campbell McGillivray

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Headstone of Squadron Leader Thomas Campbell McGillivray (41858). Hargnies Communal Cemetery, Ardennes, France. New Zealand War Graves Trust (FRHT9715). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Squadron Leader Thomas Campbell McGillivray (41858). Hargnies Communal Cemetery, Ardenn …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Campbell AWMM
  • Surname
    McGillivray AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    41858 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 June 1915 RNZAF Biographies (R17845613) DunedinOtago 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. R. McGillivray, Esk Street, Oamaru AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. R. McGillivray of Oamaru AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas McGillivray was the son of Robert and Sarah Elizabeth McGillivray, of Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand; husband of Eva French McGillivray, of North Berwick, East Lothian.

    Attended Waitaki Boys' High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845613)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 May 1942 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hargnies Communal Cemetery, Ardennes. France AWMM Coll. grave. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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

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