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James Edgar Norman Corin

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  C_021. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel C_021. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Edgar Norman AWMM
  • Surname
    Corin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ414963 AWMM
    • WWII 414963 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 April 1912 Noel Smith Research Project
  • 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ414963 AWMM
    • WWII 414963 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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  • Embarkation details

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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Corin was the son of Henry and Ethel Corin (nee Langwell). He was the husband of Honor Corin of Claudelands, Hamilton. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 January 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Mitre Peak, Tararua Ranges Public - Linda - Researcher - 13 August 2019 - For Your Tomorrow, Volume One, by Errol W Martyn
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Buried at scene of crash Public - Linda - Researcher - 13 August 2019 - For Your Tomorrow, Volume One, by Errol W Martyn
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Provincial Memorial, Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden Auckland. Public - Linda - Researcher - 13 August 2019 - For Your Tomorrow, Volume One, by Errol W Martyn
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland Provincial Memorial, Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
13 August 2019LindaLevin New ZealandResearcher

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