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Eric Courtney Bell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Eric Courtney AWMM
    • Eric Courtney Public - Margaret - Other Relative - 27 June 2015 - Eric Courtney Bell was my uncle and all family records show there was only one 'e' in his second name! Thank you for including his information on your site - it is very emotional to see it but also makes me very proud, as I know his parents, brother and sister would be too...
  • Surname
    Bell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ4213100 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 August 1921 Martyn WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui Martyn
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
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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
    WW2 24 October 1942 AWMM
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  • 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
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Air Accident, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Eric Bell was the son of James Courtney Bell, and of Isabella Alice Bell (nee Comrie), of Wanganui, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    27 January 1943 Martyn
    Age 22 AWMM
    WoodbourneMarlborough Martyn
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Aramoho Cemetery, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM Q. 2. 57. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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
    • 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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27 June 2015MargaretMarton, New ZealandOther Relative
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