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Alexander Richard Abbott

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Abbott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ404522 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 Hazel Jean Abbot (wife), 102 The Ridgeway, Brooklyn, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

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
  • 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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  • Pilot Officer Abbott was the son of Vernon Richard and Barbara Abbott of Wellington. He was married to Hazel Jean Abbott, of Wellington.

    Operation Fuller was the Allied code name for the response to the breakout from the French port of Brest of the German battle-cruisers "Scharnhorst" and "Gneisenau" and the cruiser "Prinz Eugen" to Germany. The role of Bomber Command was to bomb and mine the Brest area and the presumed route to the North Sea. (http://www.navweaps.com/index_oob/OOB_WWII_Atlantic/OOB_WWII_Cerberus.htm) 2007. Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    12 February 1942 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM

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Sources

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