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Anthony Richard Tenison Smith

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Biography for Anthony Richard Tenison Smith. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Ab - B. Archives New Zealand (R17845616-0031). CC-BY 2.0.

Biography for Anthony Richard Tenison Smith. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Dece …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Anthony Richard Tenison AWMM
  • Surname
    Smith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ4214135 AWMM
    • WWII 4214135 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 February 1922 RNZAF Biographies (R17845616) HastingsHawkes Bay RNZAF Biographies (R17845616)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Parents: Mr & Mrs K. P. T. Smith, "Brook", Mangatererere R. D. , Hastings AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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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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  • Anthony Smith was the son of Philip Tenison Smith and of Theodora Mary Smith (nee Klitz), of Mangateretere, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

    Attended Wellington College (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845616)) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    21 April 1945 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    DenmarkEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Aarestrup Churchyard, Aarestrup, Denmark AWMM Grave 716. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

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Sources

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  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. 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
    • Nielsen, N.N. (2011). Historien bag "Flyverstenen" i Torstedlund Skov. Kommune, Storving. AWMM
      The story behind "The Aviator Stone" in Torstedlund Forest, near the village of Aarestrup, in Northern Jutland, Denmark. The book tells the dramatic story of a British bomber, N/206, which after a flight across the Skagerrak and Kattegat in search of German submarines, for unknown reasons crashed over Torstedlund Forest on the night between 20 and 21 April 1945.--Publisher's information. 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
    • 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. [List of Missing - United Kingdom, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845745) AWMM
    • Martyn, E. W. For Your Tomorrow, Vol 2, p343 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 21 February 2017 - Martyn, E. W. For Your Tomorrow, Vol 2, p343

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