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Henry Peter Johnson

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Portrait of Henry Peter Johnson NZ41481 RNZAF. Image kindly provided by Ashton family. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Henry Peter Johnson NZ41481 RNZAF. Image kindly provided by Ashton family. Image has no …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry Peter AWMM
  • Surname
    Johnson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Harry AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ41481 AWMM
    • WWII 41481 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 January 1918 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. H. P. Johnson of Dunedin, Mrs. E. I. Johnson (M), 3 Dube Street, Dunedin AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845612)
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Mar 1941 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 23 AWMM
  • 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Henry Peter Johnson and of Ellen Isabella Johnson (nee Craig), of Dunedin

      Attended Otago Boys High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845612)) AWMM
    • And brother of Noelene Johnson and Pat Ashton (nee Johnson) Public - Hamish - Direct descendant - 2 July 2016 - Family history
    • Noeline Elizabeth Johnson and Patricia Amy Helen Ashton Public - Helen Louise - Direct descendant - 8 July 2017 - Family records
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Death

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  • Death
    16 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Beck Row (St John's) Churchyard, Mildenhall, Suffolk, England AWMM Row B. Grave 8. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). vol. 1 p. 222; vol. 3 p. 273 AWMM
    • Armoury Cenotaph File AWMM
      Cenotaph Data Entry Form, 2014 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ib - Ly. Archives New Zealand (R17845612) - Former archives reference: AIR118 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 - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [(New Zealanders Attached to R.A.F. [Royal Air Force]) (Officers), (Europe) - Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845744) AWMM

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08 July 2017Helen LouiseNZDirect descendant
02 July 2016HamishNew ZealandDirect descendant

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