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George Christopher Korte

1939-45, 4506 W.O. G C KORTE, M.I.D., RNZAF, died 9 November 1989 aged 75 years. He is buried in the Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Block RSAAS Plot 104

George Christopher KORTE

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Christopher AWMM
  • Surname
    Korte AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 413432 AWMM
    • # 4056 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 4 March 2023 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 October 1914 RNZAF Embarkation Roll (R17845762) GisborneNew Zealand RNZAF Embarkation Roll (R17845762)
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  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

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  • War
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  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 413432 AWMM
    • # 4056 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 4 March 2023 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Mariposa AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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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
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - Embarkation Lists, November 1940 - July 1942. Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R17845762). AWMM

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04 March 2023Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher

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