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Alexander Collard Willis

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  • Service number
    NZ411516 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Leading Aircraftman AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 6 Service Flying Training School AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Collard AWMM
  • Surname
    Willis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ411516 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ411516 AWMM
  • Military service
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Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Leading Aircraftman AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 6 Service Flying Training School AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alexander Willis was the son of Stanley Collard Willis and Rhoda Agnes Willis, of Thames, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    25 AWMM
  • Date of death
    15 December 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Canada AWMM
  • Death notes
    Canada AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Dunnville (Riverside) Cemetery, Ontario, Canada AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Lot 845. Grave 4. AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM