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Douglas Spence Flett

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Photograph of Douglas Spence Flett at Air Force Training Camp, c.Second World War. Image kindly provided by Kim MacKenzie (May 2020). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Douglas Spence Flett at Air Force Training Camp, c.Second World War. Image kindly prov …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas Spence AWMM
  • Surname
    Flett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 4311406 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 August 1912 Family source TimaruCanterbury Family source
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 3 Morrison Street, Mosgiel AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Sarah Joy Flett (wife) AWMM
  • 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
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1944 Ballot List Mill hand/Civilian Ballot List
  • 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 February 2009 Family source
    Age 96 AWMM
    MotuekaTasman Family source
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Motueka Cemetery, Motueka, Tasman AWMM Plot 20, Row 1, Roses Block, Motueka Ward AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Douglas Spence Flett by laying a poppy.

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Leave a tribute or memory of Douglas Spence Flett

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  • In memory of my loved Dad & Pop very much missed.
    Public - Beverley - Child - 13 May 2020
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
13 May 2020BeverleyMotueka NzChild
08 May 2020DavidChristchurch, New ZealandDirect descendant

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