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Norman Robert Holmes

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  • Service number
    NZ405273 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Last rank
    Flying Officer (Pilot) AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 238 Squadron, RAF AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Norman Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Holmes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ405273 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1919 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ405273 AWMM
  • Military service
    485 (NZ) Squadron, RAF AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

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
    Flying Officer (Pilot) AWMM
    Royal New Zealand Air Force, 238 Squadron, RAF AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Norman Holmes was the son of Kenneth Mervyn Holmes and Sybil Annie Holmes (nee Frodsham), of Katikaki AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    23 June 1942 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Libya, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Libya AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya AWMM
  • Grave reference
    9. A. 11. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Katikati War Memorial Hall, Katikati, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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