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Norman James Sutherland

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Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  S_028. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel S_028. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
    Flight Sergeant Public - Ian - Other relative - 11 January 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Forenames
    Norman James AWMM
  • Surname
    Sutherland AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ41631 AWMM
    • WWII 41631 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Ian - Other relative - 11 January 2018 - Military Personnel File

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 January 1912 RNZAF Biographies (R17845616) Te AwamutuWaikato RNZAF Biographies (R17845616)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Motor Mechanic Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 27 August 2020 - research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mother: Mrs M. A. A. Sutherland, Okauia, Matamata AWMM
  • 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
    Pilot/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845616)
  • 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 Hector and Margaret Amelia Anne Sutherland, Okauia, New Zealand

    Attended Matamata Junor High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845616)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 October 1942 AWMM
    Age 30 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
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Sm- Ty. Archives New Zealand (R17845616) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing - But Presumed Dead on Lapse of Time - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845743) AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - Embarkation Lists, November 1940 - July 1942. Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R17845762). AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 August 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
11 January 2018IanTirauOther relative

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