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Frank Kenneth Bower

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Kenneth AWMM
  • Surname
    Bower AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 415257 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

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Grandad, my wife has a table you made beside her chair, my son has a workbench you made which he uses often, my daughter has a crib you made, in which rests her favourite doll... maybe to give to her daughter one day. I have my birthdate and my memories, a love of woodwork and of my family. You are remembered today.
    Public - Tony - Direct descendant - 25 April 2020
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  • Hello, I don't have any thing to contribute, I am trying to find any history on my Dad for family history reasons
    Public - Barbara Robyn McCool - Child - 18 December 2016
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    This record is a work in progress and was partially compiled from the “Database of New Zealand Airmen who took part in Advanced Air Training in Canada during WW2”. Researched by Ivan and Lorna Lindsey of Tauranga. N.Z. 2003 – 2012. Reproduced with permission. AWMM

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25 April 2020TonyClive New ZealandDirect descendant
18 December 2016Barbara Robyn McCool AustraliaChild

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