Gunner

John Adam Rider

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of Edwin Arthur Rider and of Edith Amelia Rider (nee Brooks), of Pukearuhe, Taranaki, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES
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Jack was my Nana's little brother. I am trying to build a file on his life.
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I can tell you his Date of Birth: 20/4/1918. He was working for L Bunn and Sons, Waitara, Taranaki. as a labourer. In the 6th field, he was listed as a Gunner. We have letters that talk about his ... Read More
I can tell you his Date of Birth: 20/4/1918. He was working for L Bunn and Sons, Waitara, Taranaki. as a labourer. In the 6th field, he was listed as a Gunner. We have letters that talk about his being a truck driver in Greece, and photos of him and his Buick numbered 4463962 5.


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Casualty

Service Number: 
25778
Name:
John Adam Rider
Rank: 
Gunner
Date of Birth:
Not known
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Artillery, 6 Field Regiment

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Not known
Date of Death:
04 July 1942
Day of Death:
Saturday
Age at Death: 
24
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
VIII. H. 3.
Cemetery Location: 
Egypt
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