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Robert James Frizzell

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert James AWMM
  • Surname
    Frizzell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ415525 AWMM
    • WWII 415525 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
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ415525 AWMM
    • WWII 415525 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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    • Son of George and Ellen Frizzell, of Shirley AWMM
    • Brother of John, Dick and William Frizzell. Public - Angela - Other Relative - 30 March 2015 - My mother is their neice. We have newspaper articles and letter from William talking about his escape from a POW camp. Newspaper article on Robert surviving a parachute drop tangled in his lines landing head first into a ploughed field.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 December 1944 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    Mediterranean AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Coriano Ridge War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Coll. grave III, E, 12. 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/2049994
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • 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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30 March 2015Angela WellingtonOther Relative
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