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William Russell Rattray

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Headstone, Belfast City Cemetery (photo G.A. Fortune 2003) - Image has All Rights Reserved
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Russell AWMM
  • Surname
    Rattray AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ41938 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
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Rattray was the son of George James Rattray and Helen Inglis Rattray, of Christchurch, New Zealand.

    Killed in air accident AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    11 March 1942 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    BelfastNorthern Ireland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Northern Ireland AWMM Glenalina Extn. Sec. A.S. Grave 120. 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.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    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