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Charles Cawood Busfield

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Cawood AWMM
  • Surname
    Busfield AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Buzz AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ426033 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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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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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Mauretania AWMM

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Joy and also Pam

    Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 June 2011 Death Notice
    Age 90 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Death Notice
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelvin Grove Cemetery & Cremetery AWMM Cremation AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: The Press, 8 June 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Cemetery and Cremation Detail, Palmerston North City Council
    http://www.pncc.govt.nz/services/onlineservices/cemetery-and-cremation-detail/?id=258
    Cemetery record
  • Documents
    • The Christchurch Press AWMM
      Death notice: The Press, 8 June 2011 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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