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Edwin William Waterhouse

Beau Fighter Bomber 1945

Flight Lieutenant E.W. Waterhouse

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edwin William AWMM
  • Surname
    Waterhouse AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bill AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ42656 AWMM
    • WWII 42656 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 November 1920 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    16 November 1920 Public - John - Researcher - 29 January 2021 - BDM record 1997/57906
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
    BDM record 1997/57906 Public - John - Researcher - 29 January 2021 - BDM record 1997/57906
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ42656 AWMM
    • WWII 42656 AWMM
  • Military service
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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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  • 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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  • TRAINING RCAF, 7 Service Flying Training Schools, MacLeod, Alberta Base Record. Course 1: Graduation Date: 14/05/1943. AWMM. RCAF, 31 General Reconnaissance School, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Quebec Base Record. RCAF, 1 Air Navigation School, Rivers, Manitoba Base Record AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    24 December 1997 AWMM
    Age 77 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pukekohe Cemetery, Pukekohe AWMM Plot 96, Ashes, Returned Services Area AWMM
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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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 January 2021JohnPerth WAResearcher
28 October 2017StoneyNew ZealandResearcher

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