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Lachlan McLachlan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lachlan AWMM
  • Surname
    McLachlan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ412247 AWMM
    • WWII 412247 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
    Charles Seton and Betsy Mary McLachlan (parents), Waimate, South Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ412247 AWMM
    • WWII 412247 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 23 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
    Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Lachlan McLachlan

Leave a note

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  • Uncle Lachlan. Memories of you are those passed to us by your sister (our mother), Janet. The gift of your life as a fighter pilot in the Mediterranean will always be appreciated by our family. Thank you. Peter (nephew) Mark, Bruce, (grand nephews) Lisa, Jamal, Lachlan and Ryan (great grand niece and nephews). Lest we forget.
    Public - Peter - Other Relative - 16 April 2015
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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/1810702
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow: Vol. 2, p. 70; vol. 3 p. 339. AWMM

Contributors

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16 April 2015PeterTokomaru Bay, East Coast, NZ Other Relative

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