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Full Name
Raymond Joseph Clark
Rank Last Held
Gunner
Forename(s)
Raymond Joseph
Surname
Clark
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
246327
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Gunner
Occupation before Enlistment
Clerk
Next of Kin
Mrs R. Searchfield (sister), 6 Cornwall Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
16 Ely Avenue, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand
Military District
Auckland
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
New Zealand Artillery
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 9
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 75
Campaigns
Italy
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Artillery, 7 Anti Tank Regiment
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
1 August 1944
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1944
Cemetery Name
Florence War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
VIII.A.7
Biographical Notes
Raymond Clark was the son of William Clark and Bridget Clark (nee O'Brien), Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand
Description of Image
  • Portrait, Weekly News
  • Headstone, Florence War Cemetery (photograph Gabrielle Fortune 2008).
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942)
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