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Full Name
Cyril Walter McDonagh
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Cyril Walter
Surname
McDonagh
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
9213
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Carpenter's labourer
Next of Kin
Mr R. McDonagh (father), Romilly Street, Westport, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Romilly Street, Westport, New Zealand
Military District
Westport
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 1st Echelon
Embarkation Unit
20 Canterbury and Otago Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 109
Campaigns
Crete
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
24 May 1941
Age at Death
27
Year of Death
1941
Cemetery Name
Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece
Grave Reference
6. B. 1.
Biographical Notes
Cyril McDonagh was the son of Richard Michael and Olive May McDonagh, of Westport, New Zealand.
Sources Used
http://www.aucklandmuseum.com | Auckland Museum