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Full Name: William Clerken O'Shea
Rank Last Held: Sergeant
Forename(s): William Clerken
Surname: O'Shea
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: NZ411096
Last Unit Served: Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF
Place of Death: Europe
Date of Death: 29 July 1942
Age at Death: 28
Year of Death: 1942
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Becklingen War Cemetery, Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany
Grave Reference: Joint Grave 11 E 8-9
Biographical Notes:
  • Son of John & Margaret O'Shea. Husband of Ann O'Shea of Dunedin.
  • Took from Feltwell on board a Wellington III as a part of Operation Hamburg. Crashed at Steinbeck, Gemany
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