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Edward John Povey

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward John AWMM
  • Surname
    Povey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ403026 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • Build, Unknown Period AWMM
      slim AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      blue AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Louisa Ivy (nee Subritzky)

    Enlisted 1 September 1940 at RNZAF Station, Levin

    Posted to Canada 28 October 1940

    Posted to England 19 April 1941

    Posted to Middle East 3 May 1942

    Posted to Rongotai New Zealand 15 May 1943

    Posted to Northern Pacific 20 September 1943

    Completed 800 hours of operational flying AWMM

Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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    Public - sadaraka povey opetaia - Direct descendant - 16 July 2017
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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). vol. 3 p. 591 ref 40 AWMM
    • 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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