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James Edgar Barton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Edgar AWMM
  • Surname
    Barton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ402433 AWMM
    • WWII 402433 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    29 May 1921 AWMM Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • James Barton was the son of James Meffen Barton and Elizabeth Barton of Christchurch.

      He was the husband of V.N. Barton (Very May? WAAF Cpl). Mrs Barton came to New Zealand on board the Akaroa arriving in Auckland on 8 March 1946. AWMM
    • James was born May 29, 1921.

      He married Vera May Barton (née Burton) on August 7, 1942 in the Register Office, District of Romsey and Stockbridge, County of Southampton. Public - Peter - Other relative - 4 May 2016 - Family papers. Military record
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Death

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  • Death
    19 August 1942 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
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  • Cemetery name
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  • 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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  • 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
      Vol.3, p.78 Vol.1, p.238 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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