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Cyril Thomas Cobb

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  • Service number
    NZ412315 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Flight Sergeant (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Portrait, Weekly News, 7 July 1943 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cyril Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Cobb AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ412315 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ412315 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Flight Sergeant (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Fred and Mary Cobb of Thames AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    30 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 April 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Denmark AWMM
  • Death notes
    Denmark AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Esbjerg (Fourfelt) Cemetery, Denmark AWMM
  • Grave reference
    A 9 6 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Weekly News AWMM
      Weekly News, 1943 AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • 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