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Edwin Pattison Booth Ebbett

Portrait of Flight Lieuntenant Edwin Pattison Booth. Image kindly provided by John Forrest (July 2021).

Portrait of Flight Lieuntenant Edwin Pattison Booth. Image kindly provided by John Forrest (July 202 …

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  • Title
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    Edwin Pattison Booth AWMM
  • Surname
    Ebbett AWMM
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    • WWII NZ421029 AWMM
    • WWII 421029 AWMM
    • 70098 AWMM
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    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 April 1914 Martyn NelsonTasman Martyn
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Training and Enlistment

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    Pilot/Military AWMM
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Plumber/Civilian Martyn
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    Killed in Air Accident, Cause of Death AWMM

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  • Died in an accidental collision with another plane when they were preparing to land at Wigram Aerodome, on the 15th October 1953. AWMM


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  • Death
    15 October 1953 Martyn
    Age 39 AWMM
    WigramChristchurch Martyn
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    St Anne's Churchyard, Pleasant Valley, Geraldine AWMM
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  • Crew - NZ1811:
    Pilot: Fl/Lt. Erling William Ziesler 70147 RNZAF Age 30. Killed
    Pilot: Sq/Ldr. Sholto Russell Duncan MiD. AM (US). 130323 TAF Age 41. Killed
    Engine Fitter: AC1. William Henry Sharman 76121 RNZAF Age 33. Killed
    Radio Mechanic: AC2. Russell Woodcock 75331 RNZAF Age 20. Killed

    Crew NZ1810:
    Pilot: Fl/Lt. Edwin Pattison Booth Ebbett AFC. 70098 RNZAF Age 39. Killed
    Airframe Assistant: AC1. Brian James Keogh 920969 TAF Age 21. Killed
    Engine Assistant: AC1. Eric Melrose 920454 TAF Age 21. Killed Killed
    Public - Kelvin - Researcher - 7 October 2022



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07 October 2022KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
07 July 2021JohnAustraliaResearcher

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