Service Number: NZ427713
RNZAF Trade: Flight Mechanic
Date of Enlistment: 11th of July 1942
Flying Hours: Probably Nil
Operational Sorties: Probably Nil
Service Details: Raymond joined the RNZAF on the 11th of July 1942, at RNZAF Station Rongotai, Wellington. He trained there as a Flight Mechanic at the Technical Training School.
He served in the Pacific and returned from the Solomon Islands in October 1945 aboard the troopship HMT Wahine.
Date of Birth: 23rd of September 1923
Died: 13th of March 1996
Connection with Cambridge: When Raymond returned from the Solomon Islands in the Pacific his home town was listed on the shipping list as Cambridge, so he obviously lived in the town before and probably after his RNZAF service.
Thanks To: Errol Martyn for additional information on this page