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Jack Gilbert Bryson

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
  • 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

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ414856 AWMM
    • WWII 414856 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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. AWMM

Death

About death

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

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2807914
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • 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

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