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Lloyd Sidney Dyer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lloyd Sidney AWMM
  • Surname
    Dyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sydney AWMM
  • Service number
    NZ415185 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    12 May 1915 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 9 April 2019 - Website : wartimeNI.com
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
    Son of Henry & Mary Dyer - of Wellington. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 9 April 2019 - Website : wartimeNI.com
  • 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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    • Sergeant Pilot Lloyd Sydney Dyer took off at approximately 2258 hours on 5th March 1943 from R.A.F. Long Kesh where he was stationed with 5 (Coastal) Operational Training Unit. He was taking part in a Night Navigation exercise on board Hampden TB I, P1352 however shortly after take off the plane flew into rising ground 3 1/4 miles west of the airfield. At the time of his death, Dyer had completed 359 flying hours, 39 of these on board a Hampden. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 9 April 2019 - website : ww2ni.com/greaterblefastpart7
    • Lloyd was the son of Mary (Stewart) and Henry Dyer - of Wellington, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 9 April 2019 - Website : wartimeNI.com
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Death

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  • Death
    5 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Northern Ireland AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM

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09 April 2019JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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