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Jack Gilbert Bryson

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Group photograph of Class B No. 5 B&G School. Back row left to right: R.W. Cullen, H.C.V. Neville, V.N. Chapple, Williams (canadian), J.G. Bryson, Mydaskis (canadian). Front row: G.F. Stevens, and from the Royal Australian Air Force Macarthyn, C.A. Kershaw, S.W.G Mill, and R. F. Vine. Image kindly provided by Neville family (February 2020). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Group photograph of Class B No. 5 B&G School. Back row left to right: R.W. Cullen, H.C.V. Neville, V …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Gilbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Bryson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ414856 AWMM
    • WWII 414856 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 July 1918 RNZAF Biographies (R17845608) DunedinOtago RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mother: Mrs. M. Bryson. 79 Mansfield Ave, St. Albans, Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. M. Bryson of St. Albans, Christchurch AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Vessel was Mariposa AWMM

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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  • Jack Gilbert was the son of Peter and Margaret Wilson Bryson, of St. Albans, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

    Attended West Christchurch High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845608)) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    29 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    NelsonTasman AWMM
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  • 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
    Canterbury Provincial Memorial, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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  • External links
  • 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
    • Information kindly provided by family 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
    • 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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