Māori › Ronald William Bremner Born 27 July 1922 - Died 5 February 1944 PDF Key details Service numberNZ422361 AWMM WWII 422361 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchAir Force AWMM Last rankFlying Officer/Military Air to Air Royal New Zealand Air Force, 18 Squadron Air to Air WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait from Weekly News; 19 April 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRonald William AWMM SurnameBremner AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ422361 AWMM WWII 422361 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth27 July 1922 Air to Air Dunedin, Otago Air to Air 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 Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignPacific AWMM Armed force / branchAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ422361 AWMM WWII 422361 AWMM Military serviceRoyal New Zealand Air Force, 18 Squadron Air to Air Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 27 March 1942 Air to Air Royal New Zealand Air Force Air to Air Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes5 February 1944 AWMMKilled on Air Operations, Cause of Death AWMM Intercepted by Japanese aircraft while on operations providing close cover to aircraft raiding Lakunai airfield on Rabaul Island. AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankFlying Officer/Military Air to Air Royal New Zealand Air Force, 18 Squadron Air to Air Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ronald Bremner was the son of Allan P. Bremner and of Edith S. Bremner, of Dunedin, Otago. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death5 February 1944 Air to Air Pacific Air to Air Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled on Air Operations AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameBourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Ronald William Bremner by laying a poppy. Roderick Wallace Bremner Roland Scott Bremner Ronald William Bremner Thomas Andrew Bremner William Bremner Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ronald William Bremner Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2187149 Sources Used DocumentsMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM Rudge, C. (2003). Air-to-air : the story behind the air-to-air combat claims of the RNZAF. Lyttelton, N.Z.: Adventure Air. AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.