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Lancelot George Andrewes

Portrait, standing under palm tree (kindly provided by his brother Desmond) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, standing under palm tree (kindly provided by his brother Desmond) - This image may be subj …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lancelot George AWMM
  • Surname
    Andrewes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Andy AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ413802 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 April 1914 AWMM KohukohuNorthland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M C Andrewes (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    • Initial Training Wing, Levin AWMM
    • Initial Training Wing, Wigram AWMM
    • Pilot Instructor's School, Tauranga AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1940 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    University Student/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      6 feet AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Heart Attack AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Two brothers served with the RNZAF in WW2: Desmond Yarborough Andrewes (NZ427174) in Canada and Europe and Lancelot George Andrewes (413802) in the Pacific.

    Worked as a storekeeper, Law clerk and as a student before the war AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    10 February 1981 AWMM
    Age 66 AWMM
    KohukohuNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kohukohu Cemetery, Kohukohu Road, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM RSA Section Plot 13; RSA Plaque AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 11 February 1981 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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