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Martin Edmund Coston Fell

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Flight Sergeant Martin Fell of Cambridge. Image kindly provided by  Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19421028-18-48. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Flight Sergeant Martin Fell of Cambridge. Image kindly provided by Auckland Libraries Heritage Coll …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Martin Edmund Coston AWMM
  • Surname
    Fell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Martin Edmund Costen Fell AWMM
    • Martin Costin Fell AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ402118 AWMM
    • WWII 402118 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 May 1912 AWMM Wanganui : WhanganuiManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Driver/Civilian AWMM
  • 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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  • Son of Robert Edmund and Edith Ethel Fell, of Hamilton East

    Name registered as Martin Edmund Coston Fell in Births, Deaths and Marriages, Martin Costin Fell in Commonwealth War Graves Commission. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
    • Hamilton War Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East 3216 AWMM
    • Cambridge Cenotaph, Victoria St, Cambridge 3434 AWMM
    • Cambridge World War Two War Memorials AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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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/1536611
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). Vol. 1 p. 222; vol. 3 p. 188 AWMM
    • Hanson, C. (2001). By such deeds: honours and awards in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1923-1999. Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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04 June 2020LouisaAustraliaOther relative
27 August 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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