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Norman Lindsay Hewett

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Bourail Memorial panels 3rd from left Panel 3 - This image may be subject to copyright

Bourail Memorial panels 3rd from left Panel 3 - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Norman Lindsay AWMM
  • Surname
    Hewett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ425053 AWMM
    • WWII 425053 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 July 1923 RNZAF Biographies (R17845611) WaikariCanterbury RNZAF Biographies (R17845611)
  • Date of birth
    17 July 1923 Public - Peter - Other relative - 30 July 2016 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    North Canterbury, New Zealand Public - Peter - Other relative - 30 July 2016 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Father: Mr. W. N. Hewett, The Peaks, R. M. D. , Hawarden, Canterbury AWMM
    • WW2 Father: Mr. W. N. Hewett of Hawarden, North Canterbury 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
  • 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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • listed on CWGC as Aircraftman 2nd Class

    Attended Hawarden District High School, Christchurch Technical College (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845611)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 January 1944 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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
    Bourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM

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  • Sadly, the only member of the Ventura loss on the 17th January 1944 who we dont have a photo of. All the others shown within our page.
    Public - Kelvin - Researcher - 6 November 2019
    Report 

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) - Ha - Hy. Archives New Zealand (R17845611) - 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

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
07 November 2019PeterNew Plymouth, New ZealandOther relative
06 November 2019KelvinNorfolk, England.Researcher
30 July 2016PeterNew Plymouth, New ZealandOther relative

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