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Antonio Simmons Dini

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Headstone image taken in 1996 by Mr G. Graham of Auckland - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone image taken in 1996 by Mr G. Graham of Auckland - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Antonio Simmons AWMM
  • Surname
    Dini AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ406090 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 January 1918 New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum ChristchurchCanterbury New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum
  • 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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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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Second World War fighter ace.

    Son of Pietro Antonio Dini and of Minnie Florence Dini (nee Moorhouse), of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

    Attended Christchurch Technical College. Source: New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum (archive). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 May 1940 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    [United Kingdom]Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hawkinge Cemetery, Kent, England AWMM Plot O. Grave 3. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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12 May 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
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