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Alexander George Sutherland

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  • Service number
    NZ405340 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Flight Sergeant AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury (Photo Brian Davison, 2009) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander George AWMM
  • Surname
    Sutherland AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ405340 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

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  • Occupation before enlistment
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  • 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
    France and Germany (TBC) AWMM
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ405340 AWMM
  • Military service
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Last known rank

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Alexander & Agnes Kay Sutherland (nee Allen) of Canterbury AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    23 AWMM
  • Date of death
    29 July 1942 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Europe AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Becklingen War Cemetery, Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Grave 27 B 2 AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury AWMM
    • Pleasant Point School War Memorial, South Canterbury AWMM
    • Sutherlands War Memorial, near Pleasant Point, South Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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