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Maxwell Roy Harwood

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Group photograph of 'Airmen Pilots, course 34, Rotorua'. Image kindly provided by Sandra Bueti (September 2014). No Known Copyright.

Group photograph of 'Airmen Pilots, course 34, Rotorua'. Image kindly provided by Sandra Bueti (Sept …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maxwell Roy AWMM
  • Surname
    Harwood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ415258 AWMM
    • WWII 415258 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 June 1921 RNZAF Biographies (R17845611) TuruaWaikato RNZAF Biographies (R17845611)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mother: Mrs. M. H. Harwood. 52 Hall Avenue, Otahuhu AWMM
    • WW2 Mr. & Mrs. E. C. Harwood of Otahuhu AWMM
  • Relationship status

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Maxwell Harwood was the son of Ernest Charles and Maud Harriet Harwood, of Otahuhu, Auckland

    Attended Thames District High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845611)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 November 1946 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    PelkumGermany AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Munster Heath War Cemetery, Munster, Germany AWMM 4. D. 20 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. 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
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ha - Hy. Archives New Zealand (R17845611) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM

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