Nelson Cremer Turner Unknown date of birth - 24 September 1942 Key details Contribute › Service numberNZ39780 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant (Pilot) AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 53 Operational Training Unit AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Headstone, Llantwit Major Cemetery (photo kindly provided by … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesNelson Cremer AWMM SurnameTurner AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ39780 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ39780 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesAccidental DeathCause of Death AWMMAccidentally killed on active service AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant (Pilot) AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 53 Operational Training Unit AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Nelson Turner was the son of Edgar and Mildred Adelaide Turner, of Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand.Killed in an aircraft accidentRemembered on the Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death24 September 1942 AWMM Cause of deathAccidental Death AWMM Place of deathUnited Kingdom AWMM Death notesUnited Kingdom AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameLlantwit Major CemeteryGlamorganshireWales AWMM Grave referenceSec. C. Grave 31. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMTakapuna War MemorialThe StrandTakapunaAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Nelson Cremer Turner by laying a poppy. Ned Turner Neil Smith Turner Nelson Cremer Turner Norman Albert Turner Norman Frederick Turner Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Nelson Cremer Turner Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedNew Zealand History online: Takapuna War Memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/takapuna-war-memorialFurther Reference DocumentsMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMMMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMMMartyn, E. (2008), p. 481 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.