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Douglas Henry Bentley

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Bentley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ31278 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

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII NZ31278 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • WWII Leading Aircraftman. Served with the RNZAF in the SW Pacific. Husband of the late Marjery. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 August 2015 Death Notice: The Dominion Post (7/09/2010)
    Age 75 AWMM
  • Date of death
    6 September 2010 Public - James - Other relative - 18 April 2022 - Nz herald death notive
  • Age at death
    89 Public - James - Other relative - 18 April 2022 - Death notice
  • Place of death
    Palmerston North Public - James - Other relative - 18 April 2022 - Death notice
  • Cause of death
    Natural causes Public - James - Other relative - 18 April 2022 - Family
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand, World War II Ballot Lists, 1940–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d. AWMM
    • Dominion Post AWMM
      Death Notice: 7/09/2010 AWMM

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18 April 2022JamesAucklandOther relative

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