Also known as
- WWII NZ414984 AWMM
- WWII NZ130376 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Pre 14 September 1941 AWMM Auckland, New Zealand Universtity AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs M.I. Irvine (mother) AWMM
Pre 1 December 1941 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Height, Unknown Period AWMM
- Classification, Unknown Period AWMM
He established a world long distance of high speed flight in 1945.
He flew the first flight over Mt Everest to gain movie film and photos of peak 1945, this flight was arranged by the RAF film unit to enable planning of a possible post-war route to the summit. They spent an hour and 20 minutes over and around it.
Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 2001.
WWII Flight Lieutenant. Trained in Canada en-route to service with 684 Squadron RAF. Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. Husband of June. Ref; Martyn E W, For Your Tomorrow, Vol 3, p601, ref  AWMM
4 December 2007 AWMM
Age 89 AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
Cremated at North Shore Memorial Park and Crematorium (Schnapper Rock), Albany, North Shore City, New Zealand 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
- The New Zealand Herald AWMM
Death notice: 5 December 2007 AWMM
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