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William Earl Houston

Standing left to Right  Sgt William Earl Houston, 402473, RNZAF,  Sgt Fredrick Dunford  (Gussy) Glasgow, NZ402469, RNZAF,  Sgt R H Christie, Sgt Andrew Walter John Taylor, Front Row, Sgt J Alves,1001427 (Canada),  unknown and Sgt Donald Neil McQueen, 402530, RAAF

November 1941, Sidi Haneish,

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Earl AWMM
  • Surname
    Houston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ402473 AWMM
    • WWII 402473 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
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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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  • William Houston was the son of Arthur Robert and Agnes McLean Houston, of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 December 1941 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa 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
    Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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08 May 2022KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
22 March 2022AntonioHastings DistrictResearcher

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