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Robert Harold Strang

Jack was a Flight Commander on 485 NZ Spitfire Sqn when he was lost over the sea on a Sqn Sweep.

Flt Lt Robert (Jack) Strang RAFVR, 485 Sqn

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Harold AWMM
  • Surname
    Strang AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    79515 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
    Mr Robert Matthew Strang (father), 23 lewis Street, Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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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  • Son of Robert Matthew and Jeannie Strang, of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand; husband of Marguerite Strang, of Muswell Hill, Middlesex

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 January 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
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  • 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
    Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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29 June 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
27 April 2020DavidChristchurch 8025Researcher
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