Maurice Derek Southam

Southam Maurice Derek "Mo" Flt. Lt. B76131 1943: Served in C Coy. 52nd Batt. East Surrey Rgt. 1945 14462580 R.E.M.E. BAOR Oldenburg Germany 1952 to 1977 RNZAF; 5, 41 and 3BSS Squadrons On May 26, 2022, peacefully in Christchurch, in his 95th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Marion. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Caroline and Clinton Norris, Peter, and Bruce. Treasured grandad of Craig and Barbara, Scott and Amy, Derek and Elise, Emma and Hammer, and Matthew. Great-grandad of Robbie, Korrina, Henry, Oliver, and William. Brother and brother-in-law of Leonard and Vilma, Alan and Jean (all deceased), and Michael and Pat. Donations in Mo's memory to Veterans Affairs would be appreciated and may be made online at At Mo's request a private family farewell has been held.


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