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Ian John Land

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Headstone, Brandesburton (St Mary) Churchyard (photo Mr G. Richardson, Yorkshire, 2000) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Brandesburton (St Mary) Churchyard (photo Mr G. Richardson, Yorkshire, 2000) - This image …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ian John AWMM
  • Surname
    Land AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ414306 AWMM
    • WWII 414306 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 October 1921 RNZAF Biographies (R17845612) HastingsHawkes Bay RNZAF Biographies (R17845612)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mother: Mrs. M. W. Land. Lucknow Road, Havelock North AWMM
    • WW2 Mr. & Mrs. S. J. Land of Havelock North AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

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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
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ian Land was the son of Simeon Johnston Land and Mona Winifred Land (nee Cunningham) of Havelock North, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

    There is a reference to Ian Land in the diary of Sergeant Pilot Raymond Herbert John Broady (NZ39691). [Ref. MS 883]

    Attended Hastings High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845612)) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    7 December 1942 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    EnglandUnited Kingdom AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Brandesburton (St Mary) Churchyard, Yorkshire, England AWMM RAF Sec. Grave 24 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Broady, Raymond Herbert John. Papers, 1911 - 1942. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 883. AWMM
    • 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) - 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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