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Ronald Hugh Crabtree

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Portrait of Sergeant Ronald Hugh Crabtree, Auckland Weekly News, 30 December 1942. Sir George Grey Special Collection, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19421230-23-28. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Sergeant Ronald Hugh Crabtree, Auckland Weekly News, 30 December 1942. Sir George Grey S …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ronald Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Crabtree AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ411741 AWMM
    • WWII 411741 AWMM
    • WWII 411741 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 November 1917 Martyn NapierHawkes Bay Martyn
  • 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
    • WWII NZ411741 AWMM
    • WWII 411741 AWMM
    • WWII 411741 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Harry Aubrey and Manetta Coral Crabtree of Napier. AWMM
    • Son of Harry Aubrey (died 28th November 1938) and Menetta Coral Crabtree (née Hutton - died 20th November 1968), of Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. Public - Kelvin - Researcher - 2 January 2022 - http://www.aircrewremembered.com/dallenger-ben.html

Death

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  • Death
    17 September 1942 Martyn
    Age 25 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe Martyn
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Lemsterland (Lemmer) General Cemetery, Friesland, Netherlands AWMM Plot C Row 9 Grave 245 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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    Public - Vernon - Other Relative - 11 February 2015
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Sources

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  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Vol.3, p.147 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

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02 January 2022KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
11 February 2015VernonNapier NZOther Relative

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