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John Cullen b1918 in UK. Is he in New Zealand?

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AmazingGrace08

AmazingGrace08 Report 19 Sep 2011 23:46

Hi Linzi,

If we are looking at the right person, this may be him:

Evening Post, Volume CXXXIX, Issue 120, 23 May 1945, Page 9

MORE AWARDS

NEW ZEALAND AIRMEN

The Air Department has been advised from London of awards to 20 more members of the R.N.Z.A.F. The citations are not yet available. The awards are:

BAR TO DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS

Squadron Leader Warren E. Schrader, D.F.C., Mrs J Schrader, 10 Mount Street, Wellington (m.)

Acting Squadron Leader James R Cullen, D.F.C. Mr G R Cullen, Whangamata Road, Waihi (f).

The only other electoral roll record for him shows as:

The 1969 Electoral Roll for Grey Lynn, Auckland shows John Ronald Cullen residing at 83 Rose Road, and employed as a Cargo Worker.

I cannot find any other record for him, but will keep hunting!

Persephone

Persephone Report 20 Sep 2011 05:34

Hi I have just seen this have been away....
You could contact the funeral director and gain contact with a family member. They are in the NZ white pages.

Surname: CULLEN
Forename(s): John Ronald
Age: 90 Years
Gender: M
Date of death: 23 October 1997
Date of Cremation: 28 October 1997
Funeral director: H. Morris Ltd Po Box 36273, Northcote, North Shore City 0748
Ashes status: Returned to Family 30 Oct 1997