Richard Henry Douglas KRETSCHMER

Male 1908 - 1970  (62 years)


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  • Name Richard Henry Douglas KRETSCHMER 
    Born 15 Feb 1908  Gympie, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 23 May 1941 to 3 Dec 1945  [1
    World War 2 

    • Service Record
      Name: KRETSCHMER, RICHARD HENRY DOUGLAS
      Service: Australian Army
      Service Number: Q99635
      Date of Birth: 15 Feb 1908
      Place of Birth: GYMPIE, QLD
      Date of Enlistment: 23 May 1941
      Locality on Enlistment: PALMWOODS, QLD
      Place of Enlistment: PALMWOODS, QLD
      Next of Kin: KRETSCHMER, FREDERICK
      Date of Discharge: 3 Dec 1945
      Rank: Driver
      Posting at Discharge: 101 AUST LT FD AMB (AIF)
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry: None for display
      Prisoner of War: No
    Died 5 Mar 1970  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I6466  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2018 

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F2162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1908 - Gympie, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Mar 1970 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Australian Army, Service Number: Q99635.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Richard Henry Douglas Kretschmer, Birth date: 15/02/1908, Mother's name: Ruby Hannah Sheppard, Father/parent's name: Frederick Wilhelm Kretschmer, Registration details: 1908/C/3906.

    3. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Richard Henry Douglas Kretschmer, Death date: 05/03/1970, Mother's name: Ruby Hannah Shepperd, Father/parent's name: Frederick William Kretschmer, Registration details: 1970/C/199.