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Athol Eric Arnott

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Gravestone of Wing Commander Athol Eric Arnott, Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North. Image kindly provided by John Forrest (March 2021)

Gravestone of Wing Commander Athol Eric Arnott, Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North. Image kindl …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Athol Eric AWMM
  • Surname
    Arnott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 31417 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 February 1917 New Zealanders in the Royal Air Force, Vol.III
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Aug 1939 New Zealanders in the Royal Air Force, Vol.III Clerk (P. & T. Department)/Civilian New Zealanders in the Royal Air Force, Vol.III
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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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  • Permanent commission RAF, September 1945. Source: Thompson, New Zealanders in the Royal Air Force, Vol.III. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 June 1992 AWMM
    Age 75 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, Manawatu AWMM Plot 6, Block 4A, Area D Ashes AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Thompson, H. (1956). New Zealanders with the Royal Air Force (Vols. 1-3). Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    Vol.III AWMM

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