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David Buchanan Clark

Memorial board at Altar - St George's RAF Chapel of Remembrance, Biggin Hill, Kent, England.
Photographed 9th May 2015
For further photos of Chapel see:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/porkynz/sets/72157655737192375

Memorial board at Altar - St George's RAF Chapel of Remembrance

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Buchanan AWMM
  • Surname
    Clark AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ412787 AWMM
    • WWII 412787 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
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ412787 AWMM
    • WWII 412787 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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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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    • David Clark was the son of David Love Clark and of Lilias Fraser Clark (nee Buchanan), of Mosgiel, New Zealand.

      Barrass, M.B. (2001- 2008). Web site: Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation. "Squadrons numbered in the 400 series were technically units of the RCAF, RAAF and RNZAF, but their members were placed under the operational control of the RAF and are usually considered to be part of the RAF's organisational structure". URL: http://www.rafweb.org/Sqn485-490.htm AWMM
    • David Clark (my 2nd cousin) was born 22/05/19 Public - Jackie - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Birth date is recorded on Family Tree & verified in Ancestry .Com
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Maidstone Cemetery, Kent, England AWMM Plot C.C.1. Grave 136. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    St George's Royal Air Force Chapel of Remembrance, Biggin Hill, Bromley, England AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
11 July 2015SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
25 April 2015JackieAuckland New ZealandOther Relative

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