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Alured Harry Dowle

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Headstone of LAC Alured Harry DOWLE 424252. Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 148115. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of LAC Alured Harry DOWLE 424252. Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Bl …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alured Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    Dowle AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ424252 AWMM
    • WWII 424252 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 September 1923 RNZAF Biographies (R17845609) NasebyOtago RNZAF Biographies (R17845609)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. L Dowle, 191 Main South Road, Dunedin AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. J. H Dowle of Dunedin AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ424252 AWMM
    • WWII 424252 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
    Accidentally killed on active service AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Henry and Lucy Dowle of Dunedin

    Attended Roxburgh District Highschool (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845609)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 14 February 1943 AWMM
      Age 19 AWMM
      TaieriOtago AWMM
    • 14 February 1943 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 19 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Andersons Bay Cemetery, Tomahawk Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM 115. 148 AWMM
    • Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 148, Plot 115 AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) 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

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