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Finlay McLean

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Finlay AWMM
  • Surname
    McLean AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 38200 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 December 1884 NZWGT GlenelgInvernesshire NZWGT
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Murdo McLean (father), Glenelg, Kyle, Scotland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38200 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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
    15 October 1917 AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    Wounded in action (gunshot wound shoulder, chest, and abdomen) on 12 October 1917 and admitted to 1 New Zealand Field Ambulance on 14 October. Transferred to 44 Casualty Clearing Station on 14 October and died there of wounds the following day. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Finlay MacLean was the son of Murdo and Janet MacLean. Born Glenelg, Inverness-shire, Scotland.

    Previously employed as Shepherd by Self, Atua, Otane AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM V. D. 17. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      55: 31 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
    • NZWGT: Information supplied by the New Zealand War Graves Trust as part of the New Zealand War Graves project. This project was established in 2006 to record in text and photographs the 31,758 New Zealanders who have been identifed as serving with New Zealand or Allied forces, and who died in conflicts from the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) up to the present day and in peacekeeping operations. AWMM
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