Norman Robert Holmes 1919 - 23 June 1942 Key details Contribute › Service numberNZ405273 AWMM Also known as ForceAir Force AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeFlying Officer (Pilot) AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 238 Squadron, RAF 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 Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesNorman Robert AWMM SurnameHolmes AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ405273 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth1919 AWMM Place of birthNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ405273 AWMM Military units485 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM Military service485 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM 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 notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMMKilled on air operations AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankFlying Officer (Pilot) AWMMRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 238 Squadron, RAF AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Norman Holmes was the son of Kenneth Mervyn Holmes and Sybil Annie Holmes (nee Frodsham), of Katikaki AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death23 June 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathLibyaNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesLibya AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameTobruk War CemeteryLibya AWMM Grave reference9. A. 11. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMRoll of HonourKatikati War Memorial HallKatikatiBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Norman Robert Holmes by laying a poppy. Melville William Holmes Nelson Kennedy Holmes Norman Robert Holmes Oliver Stewart Holmes Patrick Edward Lionel Radcliff Holmes Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Norman Robert Holmes Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedKatikati : rural townhttp://www.katikati.co.nz/kk_text/anzac_lestwe.htmlFurther ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage Katikati War memorialhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/katikati-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. (1998-2008). vol. 1 p. 215; vol. 3 p. 252 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.