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Colin Moncur

Sergeant-Pilot Colin Moncur, of Auckland, missing on operations. Auckland Wekkly News, 25 August 1943. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19430825-20-34. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Sergeant-Pilot Colin Moncur, of Auckland, missing on operations. Auckland Wekkly News, 25 August 194 …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Colin AWMM
  • Surname
    Moncur AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ411431 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 September 1916 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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


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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
    339/6 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Melva; father of Jim, Peggy, Judy, Lesley

    Brothers Keith (NZ421233) and Colin (NZ411431) both saw active service in WW2 serving for the RNZAF AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    29 September 2009 AWMM
    Age 93 AWMM
    Te PukeBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 1 October 2009

    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 3 October 2009 AWMM
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  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    'Sergeant Pilot Colin Moncur' Auckland Star, 18 September 1943
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). Vol.3, p.597, ref. 73 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: 1 October 2009 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: 3 October 2009 AWMM

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