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David Hamilton Tudhope

Photograph of David Hamilton Tudhope in uniform. Image kindly provided by Catherine Tudhope (November 2023).

Photograph of David Hamilton Tudhope in uniform. Image kindly provided by Catherine Tudhope (Novembe …

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Hamilton AWMM
  • Surname
    Tudhope AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 415798 AWMM
    • WWII NZ415798 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 November 1921 BDM 1996/40516 HamiltonWaikato BDM 1996/40516
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 1 Rostrevor Street, Hamilton AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Citation for Bar “since the award of the DFC, this officer has completed many more operational sorties against the most heavily defended targets in Germany, including a number of attacks on Berlin. Throughout, his unflagging enthusiasm and efficiency, and his exemplary courage in the face of enemy opposition have proved a high example to all." AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    5 September 1996 AWMM
    Age 74 AWMM
    Wellington RegionNew Zealand AWMM
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  • Age at death
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  • References
    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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