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Herbert John Drawbridge

Headstone of Flying Officer Herbert John Drawbridge (413304). Clichy Northern Cemetery, France. New Zealand War Graves Trust (FRED3672). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Flying Officer Herbert John Drawbridge (413304). Clichy Northern Cemetery, France. New …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert John AWMM
  • Surname
    Drawbridge AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ413304 AWMM
    • WWII 413304 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • 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
    • NZ413304 AWMM
    • WWII 413304 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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
  • 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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  • Herbert Drawbridge was the son of Herbert Arthur and Mabel Florence Drawbridge, of Raumati, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    21 April 1944 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Clichy Northern Cemetery, Hauts-de-Seine, France AWMM Plot 16. Row 7. Coll. grave 4-7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2235074
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    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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