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Cecil Harold Cook

Name panels, Wellington Provincial Memorial, Karori Cemetery (provided by Paul Baker December 2012) - This image may be subject to copyright

Name panels, Wellington Provincial Memorial, Karori Cemetery (provided by Paul Baker December 2012) …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil Harold AWMM
  • Surname
    Cook AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ415685 AWMM
    • WWII 415685 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    10 January 1918 Public - Christine - Other relative - 1 September 2018 - Family sources; NZ Birth Register 1918/8945
  • Place of birth
    Wellington, New Zealand Public - Christine - Other relative - 1 September 2018 - Family sources
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Deceased 1942 Public - Christine - Other relative - 1 September 2018 - NZ Death Register
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs W.B. Cook (mother), 10 Duthie Street, Karori, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Next of kin was his mother Mrs W H Cook (not W B Cook) Public - Christine - Other relative - 1 September 2018 - Personal knowledge; NZ Birth Register
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ415685 AWMM
    • WWII 415685 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
    Lost on a training flight AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cecil Cook was the son of Harold and Winifred Cook, of Karori, Wellington, New Zealand.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 March 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    New Zealand 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
    Wellington Provincial Memorial, Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Cecil Harold Cook

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  • Never forgotten, Uncle Cecil.
    Public - Christine - Other relative - 14 January 2016
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
01 September 2018Christine Auckland, New ZealandOther relative
14 January 2016ChristineAuckland NZOther relative

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