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Colin Silkirk Henderson

Headstone, Cambridge City Cemetery (Photo Mr G. Graham of Auckland, 1996) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Cambridge City Cemetery (Photo Mr G. Graham of Auckland, 1996) - This image may be subjec …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Colin Silkirk AWMM
  • Surname
    Henderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ426126 AWMM
    • WWII 426126 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 Marion Henderson (mother), 11 Wales Street, Dunedin, New Zealand. AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ426126 AWMM
    • WWII 426126 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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  • Colin Henderson was the son of Thomas Henderson and of Marion Henderson (nee Kerr), of Dunedin, New Zealand.

    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 September 1944 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cambridge City Cemetery, Cambridgeshire, England AWMM Grave 15327 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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02 July 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
02 July 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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