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William Robert Dil

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  • Service number
    NZ403434 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 101 Squadron, RAF AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Headstone, Cambridge City Cemetery (Photo Mr G. Graham of Auckland, 1996) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Dil AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ403434 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Place of birth
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  • Occupation before enlistment
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ403434 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 101 Squadron, RAF AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Dil was the son of William James Dil and Sarah Elisabeth Dil, of Auckland. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    21 September 1941 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    United Kingdom AWMM
  • Death notes
    United Kingdom AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Cambridge City Cemetery, Cambridgeshire, England AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Grave 6603. AWMM
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  • Obituary

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Sources

Sources

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