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John Michael Underwood

Headstone, Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery, Somerset, England (G. Fortune 2005) - Image has All Rights Reserved
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Michael AWMM
  • Surname
    Underwood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ427237 AWMM
    • WWII 427237 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
    • NZ427237 AWMM
    • WWII 427237 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Underwood was the son of Frank and Frances Underwood; husband of Doris Underwood, of Tauranga, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    28 September 1943 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    [United Kingdom]Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery, Somerset, England AWMM Plot 39. Sec. H. Row B. Grave 258. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Grandfather, great grandfather, of Michael, Jack, Joshua, Luke and William Underwood. Always in our hearts and memories. Never forgotten loved always. God bless xx
    Public - michael, jack, joshua, luke, willliam - Other Relative - 26 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    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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26 April 2015michael, jack, joshua, luke, willliamcambridgeOther Relative
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