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Allan McCready

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Group of soldiers of 2 Divisional Signals, taken on board Orcades in 1940 en route to Egypt. From left to right, Sergeant Don Schofield, Sergeant Clive Sheldon, Sergeant Jack Snow, Sergeant Major Reg Foubister, Sergeant? McReady, Sergeant Sid (Cedric) Pierce, Sergeant? Russell. - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
    The Honourable AWMM
  • Forenames
    Allan AWMM
  • Surname
    McCready AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    30936 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1916 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM P & T Department, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S. McCready (mother), 26 King Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    30936 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Husband of Grace

      Member of Parliament for Otaki. Minister of Defense; Minister in charge of the Government Printing Office; Minister in charge of War Pensions; Minister in charge of Rehabilitation. Member of the Marshall Ministry from 9 February 1972 AWMM
    • Postmaster General, Minister of Police Public - Colleen - Child - 17 June 2015 - Family knowledge
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 2003 AWMM
    Age 87 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 13 August 2003 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 286 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 13 August 2003 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    • Borman, C. (1954). Divisional Signals. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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03 April 2018ColParaparaumuChild
17 June 2015ColleenParaparaumuChild
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