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Owen Walton Davies

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Mahora School Roll of Honour. Image kindly provided by Chris Geddis (March 2020). Image subject to copyright restrictions.

Mahora School Roll of Honour. Image kindly provided by Chris Geddis (March 2020). Image subject to c …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen Walton AWMM
  • Surname
    Davies AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ429153 AWMM
    • WWII 429153 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 September 1922 RNZAF Biographies (R17845609) HastingsHawkes Bay RNZAF Biographies (R17845609)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Wife: Mrs. J. V. Davies of Remuera. (Married 19 October 1944, 1 Daughter) 5 Keith Avenue, Remuera, Auckland AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. H. G. Davies of Hastings AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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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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  • Owen Davies was the son of Harold George Davies, and of Olive Annie Davies (nee Giles), of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand; husband of Josephine Vera Davies, of Hastings.

    Attended Hastings High School, Wanganui Collegiate School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845609)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 January 1945 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea AWMM C8. A. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Mahora School Roll of Honour, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Co - Dy. Archives New Zealand (R17845609) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing believed killed - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845746) AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [List of Missing]. Archives New Zealand (R17845747) AWMM

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11 January 2022AntonioHastings DistrictResearcher
27 September 2021KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher

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