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Valance Trent Bowie

Portrait weekly News 10 February 1943, p.19 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Valance Trent AWMM
  • Surname
    Bowie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ402450 AWMM
    • WWII 402450 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
    Mrs M.M. Bowie, Titirangi, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1939-1945 AWMM
    WW2 AWMM
    World War II AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ402450 AWMM
    • WWII 402450 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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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  • Son of Thomas Herbert Bowie and of Mildred Maud Bowie (nee Trent), of Auckland City, New Zealand.

    Attended Kings College (1931-34), where he was a member of School House, and Athletics Champion. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 November 1942 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Milan War Cemetery, Italy AWMM III. B. 3. 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.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
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