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Neil Ralph Blunden

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Pilot-Officer N R Blunden - of Greymouth.

Pilot-Officer N R Blunden - of Greymouth.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Neil Ralph AWMM
  • Surname
    Blunden AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ403419 AWMM
    • WWII 403419 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 November 1915 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    November 4th, 1915 Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 2 July 2020 - RESEARCH
  • Place of birth
    Christchurch, New Zealand. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 2 July 2020 - rESEARCH
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Fields Instructor in Agriculture. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 2 July 2020 - RESEARCH
  • 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
    • NZ403419 AWMM
    • WWII 403419 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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Arthur Reginald Blunden and of Nora Tressillian Blunden (nee Shand), of Greymouth, Westland

    Plane lost AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 March 1942 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • 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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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
10 March 2021EunjuChristchurchOther
02 July 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
19 July 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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