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Ben Dallenger

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ben AWMM
  • Surname
    Dallenger AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZ411377 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    31 March 1919 AWMM Lower HuttWellington AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Lower Hutt AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 2 March 1941 AWMM Clerk/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Joseph Sidney and Aveline Jane Dallenger of Lower Hutt AWMM
    • Son of Joseph Sidney and Evelyn Jane Dallenger of Lower Hutt Public - Keith - Direct descendant - 15 August 2016 - Family papers
    • Born 31 March 1919
      Attended Hutt Valley High School, Lower 07.02.1933 to 20.09.1935 Public - Judith - Researcher - 10 February 2017 - Hutt Valley High School Archives
    • Ben Dallenger was the pilot of the British Stirling bomber W7569 that on a mission to Essen, Ruhr area, W-Germany was shot down by German Flak into the IJsselmeer lake near Lemmer village, North Netherlands, killing all 7 crew members. RIP Public - Peter - Researcher - 16 November 2019 - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13847312/ben-dallenger
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Death

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  • Death
    17 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Lemsterland (Lemmer) General Cemetery, Friesland, Netherlands AWMM Plot C Row 9 Grave 244 AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Vol.3, p.157 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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10 February 2017JudithUpper Hutt, Wellington, New ZealandResearcher
15 August 2016KeithNew ZealandDirect descendant