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Frederick Alphonsus Baty

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Alphonsus AWMM
  • Surname
    Baty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ401720 AWMM
    • WWII 401720 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 June 1911 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


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ401720 AWMM
    • WWII 401720 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


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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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  • Son of Isaac and Elizabeth May Baty, of Gore AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    8 September 1941 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Smallingerland (Drachtstercompagnie) Protestant Churchyard, The Netherlands AWMM Grave 6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Hello.
    I am Jan Wester.
    I am very interested in WW2 and to keep commemorations alive.
    Each christmas i burn a candle by the 6 graves and this year also for the 76 commemorations of D Day wile i can not go to Normandy like the last 10 years du to covid.
    If you have a birth data i can lay some flowers on that day.
    Greatings from Holland Drachtstercompagnie Jan Wester
    Public - Jan - 6 June 2020
  • Fred was my mother's brother. When I was small she told me he was shot down over a Dutch farm. The Dutch farmer asked the Germans if he could send Fred's clothes back to his mother in NZ. They gace permission.
    Public - Norma - Direct descendant - 6 January 2016



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06 June 2020JanDrachtstercompagnieOther
06 January 2016NormaAuckland NZDirect descendant

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