Private

Reginald David Hayward

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of Henry Alfred and Annie (née Blackford) Hayward.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES
CONTRIBUTED
Pte Reginald David Hayward

Public Contributions:

Submitted by: Helen Toogood
Relationship to casualty: Great Niece
Reginald David Hayward, was born 8 Dec 1923 in New Zealand. His parents were Henry Alfred Hayward and Annie nee Blackford. He was one of 10 children. His parents and elder siblings had emigrated to N... Read More
Reginald David Hayward, was born 8 Dec 1923 in New Zealand. His parents were Henry Alfred Hayward and Annie nee Blackford. He was one of 10 children. His parents and elder siblings had emigrated to New Zealand from Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England only a few months prior to his birth. He lived in Auckland and Wanganui, and worked as a farm hand. His embarkation was in 1943 (Infantry Brigade 435173). He died 6 Mar 1944 at Cassino, Frosinone, Lazio, Italy and is interred at the Cassino War Cemetery. [Record since amended - NZWGT]


Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
435173
Name:
Reginald David Hayward
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
08 December 1923
Place of Birth:
New Zealand
Next of Kin: 
Mr I Pram (friend), 7 Pitt Street, Wanganui
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Locality on Enlistment: 
c/o Mr I Pram, 58 Dublin Street, Wanganui
Place of Enlistment: 
Wanganui
Marital Status:
Single
Occupation on Enlistment:
Farm Hand
Unit:
New Zealand Infantry, 25 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
06 March 1944
Day of Death:
Monday
Age at Death: 
22
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
X. E. 15.
Cemetery Location: 
Italy
Reginald David Hayward
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