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Ernest Charles Sherriff

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Sherriff AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs A.J. Evans (mother), 72 Hazel Avenue, Caversham, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
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  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ernest Sherriff was the son of David James and Alice Jubilee Sherriff of Caversham, Dunedin, Otago. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 March 1945 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    InvergordonRoss-shire AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rosskeen Parish Churchyard Extensions (or Burial Ground) Ross and Cromarty, Scotland AWMM Sec. B. Grave 193 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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    Allison, D. (2009). Flying Navy: The story of New Zealanders who flew in the Fleet Air Arm in World War I and World War II and the Roll of Honour of those who died in action and on active service. Auckland, N.Z.: Fleet Air Arm Museum of New Zealand. AWMM
    Allison, D. (2009). , p259. AWMM