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Henry Drury Alcock

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Photograph of Henry Drury Alcock, taken at Air Training School, New Zealand, prior to overseas war service. Image courtesy of the Air Force Museum of New Zealand. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Henry Drury Alcock, taken at Air Training School, New Zealand, prior to overseas war s …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Drury AWMM
  • Surname
    Alcock AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ403928 AWMM
    • 59126 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 July 1912 Hanson ManchesterEngland Hanson
  • 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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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot Hanson
  • Enlistment
    WW2 27 October 1940 Hanson
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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
  • 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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  • RNZAF Contingent, London Victory Parade, 8 June 1946.

    Later served in the RAF, 16 March 1947 to 1955. Source: Hanson, By Such Deeds, p.53. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    24 October 1972 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 60 AWMM
    WarwickshireEngland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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.53 AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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