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Valentine George Brough

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Biography for Valentine George Brough. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Bo - Cl. Archives Zealand (R17845608-0163). CC-BY 2.0.

Biography for Valentine George Brough. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased P …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Valentine George AWMM
  • Surname
    Brough AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ39082 AWMM
    • WWII 39082 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 November 1920 RNZAF Biographies (R17845608) RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Brother: Mr. W. Brough, East Takaka, Nelson AWMM
    • WW2 Brother: Mr. W. Brough of Nelson AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Louis Brough and of Myrtle Brough (nee Page), of Takaka, Nelson, New Zealand.

    Plane crashed. All crew perished.

    Attended Takaka District High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    14 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gramsbergen General Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands AWMM Plot 3. Coll. grave 5-7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Takaka War Memorial (1939-1945) - at Takaka, Tasman District, Nelson Region, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 March 2019 - Takaka War Memorial (1939-1945), Tasman District, Nelson Region.
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Takaka War Memorial (1939-1945), Tasman District, Nelson Region. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 March 2019 - Takaka War Memorial .

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Sources

Sources

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  • References
    • 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
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Bo - Cl. Archives New Zealand (R17845608) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing - But Presumed Dead on Lapse of Time - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845743) AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - Embarkation Lists, November 1940 - July 1942. Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R17845762). AWMM

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20 March 2019JeniferWairarapaResearcher
19 January 2017KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher

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