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John Warren Badley

Portrait of John Badley (kindly provided by Helen and Bruce Sangster) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait of John Badley (kindly provided by Helen and Bruce Sangster) - This image may be subject to …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Warren AWMM
  • Surname
    Badley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ403565 AWMM
    • WWII 403565 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    11th September 1921 Public - Robert Roy - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - RNZAF Personal File
  • Place of birth
    Auckland Public - Robert Roy - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - RNZAF Personal File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    19 King George Ave
    Epsom
    Auckland Public - Robert Roy - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - RNZAF Personal File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr V.T. Badley, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Robert Roy - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - RNZAF Personal File

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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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Badley was the son of Victor Tinsley Badley and Kathleen Agnes Badley, of Auckland

    John Badley's father, Victor Tinsley Badley, served with the New Zealand Field Artillery during World War 1. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 August 1942 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    GermanyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Northern part of Rhens, Oberlahnstein, by the Rhine River, Germany. Public - Robert Roy - Other relative - 14 January 2019 - Richard Schneck, German Historian, Rhens, Germany
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rheinberg War Cemetery, Kamp Lintfort, Nordrhein-Westfal, Germany AWMM 10 E 19 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
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2042298
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Chorley, W. (1994). Royal Air Force Bomber Command losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and crew losses 1942 (Vol. 3). Leicester, England: Midland Counties Publications. AWMM
    • 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

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
16 January 2019RobertTauranga, New ZealandOther relative
14 January 2019Robert RoyTauranga, New ZealandOther relative
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