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Bertrand William Butler

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Portrait of Pilot Officer Bertrand William Butler NZ403421. Image kindly provided by Fiona Butler (April 2018). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Pilot Officer Bertrand William Butler NZ403421. Image kindly provided by Fiona Butler (A …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bertrand William AWMM
  • Surname
    Butler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ403421 AWMM
    • WWII 403421 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1915 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    • WWII NZ403421 AWMM
    • WWII 403421 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bertrand Butler was the son of John Butler and Catherine Butler, of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand.

    Killed on a training flight flying from Hobsonville

    Headstone records he was killed at Auckland AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 April 1941 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Castor BayAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Eastern Cemetery, Tay Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM 186. 8. R.C. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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27 April 2018FionaAucklandOther relative

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