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Alan Livesey Mason

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan Livesey AWMM
  • Surname
    Mason AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ6075 AWMM
    • WWII 6075 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 December 2016 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Sandon Street, Feilding AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Queen's Service Medal (QSM) AWMM
    2003 AWMM
    Queen's Birthday Honours List 2003 'For services to horticulture and the community.' AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Student/Civilian Ballot List
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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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  • During a low level sea patrol off the coast of Capetown Sub-Lieutenant Mason's aircraft a Hellcat MKII suffered engine failure causeing the crew to ditch the aircraft. They spent approximately six and half hours, they were rescued by a South African Fishing Boat and landed on Robin Island, and were collected the following day by SAAF Rescue, Goldfish Club MS-2004-23. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 April 2016 Births, Deaths and Marriages
    Age 94 AWMM
    FeildingFeilding Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Manawatu Standard: April 30th to May 3rd, 2016 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    'NZ Promotions' Evening Post, 12 May 1944
    https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19440512.2.77
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Goldfish Club, New Zealand Branch. The Goldfish Club: Roll of Honour 1954 - 2003. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2004/32. AWMM
      MS-2004-32 AWMM
    • Manawatu Standard AWMM
      Death Notice AWMM
    • New Zealand, World War II Ballot Lists, 1940–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM
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