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Bernie Cotterell

Gravestone of Leading Aircraftman Bernard Ambrose (Bernie) Cotterell, Geraldine Cemetery, Geraldine, Canterbury. Image kindly provided by John Forrest (March 2021).

Gravestone of Leading Aircraftman Bernard Ambrose (Bernie) Cotterell, Geraldine Cemetery, Geraldine, …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bernie AWMM
  • Surname
    Cotterell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    B. Cotterell AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4217218 AWMM
    • WWII 4217218 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ4217218 AWMM
    • WWII 4217218 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 July 2002 AWMM
    Age 78 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Geraldine Cemetery, Geraldine, Canterbury AWMM Plot 18, Row 552, Services Section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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