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Gordon Leonard Barnard

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Barnard AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ4215777 AWMM
    • WWII 4215777 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
    Unknown AWMM Single 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
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Uruguay 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Gordon Barnard was the son of Leonard Chambers Barnard and Laura Mary Barnard, of Mangamingi, Taranaki, New Zealand.

      Accidental death after crashing in his plane AWMM
    • Mid air collision with NZ3026 at 5000 feet over Rongotea. Manawatu, New Zealand - at about 14: 40 hours on 02 June 1944.
      The aircraft dived into the ground.
      Sergeant Gordon Barnard killed. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 23 October 2019 - Reference : NZDF P40 Loss Report.
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Death

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  • Death
    2 June 1944 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    RongoteaManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Eltham Cemetery, Anderson Road, Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM Eltham General Methodist, Plot 29, Block 5, Sub 2 AWMM
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). Vol 1, p. 231 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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23 October 2019JeniferWairarapa, New ZealandResearcher
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