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Thomas Richard Palmer

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Portrait of Flying Officer Thomas Richard Palmer, Auckland Weekly News, 29 August 1945. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19450829-26-48. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Flying Officer Thomas Richard Palmer, Auckland Weekly News, 29 August 1945. Auckland Lib …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Palmer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 413466 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 January 1914 Hanson TaurangaBay of Plenty Hanson
  • 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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Military decorations

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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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served as a Navigator. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 November 1970 Hanson
    Age 56 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Hanson
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 27, RSA Block, Foxton Cemetery, Foxton AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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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
    • Hanson, C. (2001). By such deeds: honours and awards in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1923-1999. Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM

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