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Frank Colwyn Jones

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Portrait from Weekly News, 19 April 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Colwyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Jones AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Col AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII NZ403606 AWMM
    • WWII 403606 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 April 1908 AWMM AWMM
  • 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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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 29 September 1940 AWMM Journalist/Civilian 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frank Jones was the son of Frank Jones, and Emma Jones (nee Coombridge), Auckland. Source: Martyn, For Your Tomorrow, Vol.3, p.276. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    15 February 1944 AWMM
    Age 35 AWMM
    GermanyEurope AWMM
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  • Age at death
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  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery, Berlin, Germany AWMM Coll. grave 7. Z. 17-19. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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    • Northcote War Memorial, Corner Lake and Onewa Roads, Northcote, Auckland AWMM
    • Northcote College, 1 Kauri Glen Rd, Northcote, Auckland 0627 AWMM

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Sources

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    • 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
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      An account of Jones' career appeared in the New Zealand Herald, Saturday, 17 October 2009, B6. Article includes photographs. AWMM
    • Hanson, C. (2001). By such deeds: honours and awards in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1923-1999. Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Vol.3, p.276 AWMM