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Hoturoa Arnel Dean Meyer

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Portrait of Hoturoa Arnel Dean Meyer, NZ416968 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Tracy Stamatakos 9999-5064. CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Portrait of Hoturoa Arnel Dean Meyer, NZ416968 (2014). © NZIPP Photograph by Tracy Stamatakos 9999-5 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hoturoa Arnel Dean AWMM
  • Surname
    Meyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Arnie AWMM
    • Arnie Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 December 2020 - Death notice; NZ Herald 8 December 2020
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ416968 AWMM
    • WWII 70182 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 December 1922 AWMM Frankton JunctionWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ416968 AWMM
    • WWII 70182 AWMM
  • Military service
    • Royal New Zealand Air Force, 7 Squadron, RAF AWMM
    • 75[NZ] Sqn 30 sorties, then 7 [Pathfinder Force] Sqn, 25. Public - Stoney - Researcher - 14 July 2018 - Hanson, C. (2001). By such deeds: honours and awards in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1923-1999. Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      p.348 AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 20 December 1941 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Member of the Mt Manganui RSA. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 December 2020 AWMM
    TaurangaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
    6 December 2020 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald 8 December 2020
  • Age at death
    97 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald 8 December 2020
  • Place of death
    Radius Matua, Tauranga Public - Stoney - Researcher - 8 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald 8 December 2020
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand, 8 December 2020 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Hanson, C. (2001). By such deeds: honours and awards in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1923-1999. Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      p.348 AWMM
    • This record was partially compiled from information provided by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers (NZIPP) Veteran Portrait Project. AWMM
    • Brocklebank, L.W. (1997). Jayforce : New Zealand and the military occupation of Japan, 1945-48. Auckland, N.Z.: Oxford University Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E W. For Your Tomorrow, Vol 3 [162] p609 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 7 July 2018 - As above

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08 December 2020StoneyTuakauResearcher
14 July 2018StoneyTuakau NZResearcher

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