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Maxwell James Millener



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maxwell James AWMM
  • Surname
    Millener AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Max AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ412716 AWMM
    • WWII 412716 AWMM
    • 70042 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 June 1915 Hanson NorthcoteNorth Shore City Hanson
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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/Military Hanson
  • Enlistment
    WW2 4 May 1941 Hanson
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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

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  • Honorary Aide-de-Camp to the Governor-General, 1 July 1956 to 30 June 1957. Commanding Officer, RNZAF Taieri, from April 1956 till its closure in December 1959; Commanding Officer, Pilot Training Wing Wigram; RNZAF Director Of Personnel. Public source.

    Married Florence May (May) Saville W2915, New Zealand Women's Auxiliary Air Force, Second World War, in Cambridge on 17 November 1945.

    Retired from RNZAF in the late 1960s. Later liived at 310 Great North Road, Henderson, Auckland. Public source. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    3 September 2007 Cemetery Record
    Age 92 AWMM
    Cemetery Record
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    North Shore Memorial Park, North Shore, Auckland AWMM Ash AWMM
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  • External links
    'Engagements Announced', Auckland Star, 3 June 1944. Papers Past.
    Further Reference
  • 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
    • New Zealand, World War II Appointments, Promotions, Transfers and Resignations, 1939–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM

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