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Alfred William Flack

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  F_006. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel F_006. Image taken June 2020.

© Auckland Museum CC BY AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred William AWMM
  • Surname
    Flack AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ413833 AWMM
    • WWII 413833 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
    Mrs A. Flack (mother), 46 Headstone Road, Harrow, Middlesex, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Alfred and Susannah Martha Flack of Harrow, Middlesex, England.

    Flack was buried in the South Cologne Cemetery but was later reinterred at Rheinberg.

    The Commonwealth War Graves Commission register incorrectly records Flack's age as 39. Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 May 1943 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    DormagenGermany AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rheinberg War Cemetery, Kamp Lintfort, Nordrhein-Westfal, Germany AWMM 4 G 12 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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25 September 2022AntonioHastings DistrictResearcher

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