Māori › William John Bentley Born 19 May 1931 - Died 2 August 2014 PDF Key details Service numberVietnam 646191 AWMM Also known asW. J. Bentley AWMM Bill AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankVietnam Warrant Officer Class 1 AWMM WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam John AWMM SurnameBentley AWMM Ingoa Also known asW. J. Bentley AWMM Bill AWMM Service numberVietnam 646191 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth19 May 1931 Ministry for Culture and Heritage 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 Contribute › WarVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberVietnam 646191 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency Enlistment Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsVietnam Warrant Officer Class 1 Ministry for Culture and Heritage Visitor AWMM Royal New Zealand Army Service Corps AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankVietnam Warrant Officer Class 1 AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › One months att to 1 ATF- no Vietnam allowances paid. Singapore allowances to continue. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death2 August 2014 Ministry for Culture and Heritage Age 83 AWMM Otāhuhu, Auckland Ministry for Culture and Heritage Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember William John Bentley by laying a poppy. William Frederick Bentley William Frederick Bentley William John Bentley Alexander Robert Benton Alfred Benton Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William John Bentley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand's Vietnam War Veterans. Personal page http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/veteran/wo1-wj-bentley Sources Used Memories of New Zealand and the Vietnam War. New Zealand History online website. http://www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/ Further Reference Australia's Vietnam War https://vietnam.unsw.adfa.edu.au/ Further Reference DocumentsSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM p.26 AWMM Hall, C. (2014). No front line : inside stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War. Auckland, New Zealand : Penguin Books. AWMM This record was created from data kindly provided by the New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage. AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.