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William Lynn Kauter

Headstone, Benghazi War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyright

Headstone, Benghazi War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyr …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Lynn AWMM
  • Surname
    Kauter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ405281 AWMM
    • WWII 405281 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
    Mr S. Kauter (father), 38 Nelson Crescent, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    North Africa AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ405281 AWMM
    • WWII 405281 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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 in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Kauter was the son of Stephen Kauter and of Clara Harriet Clarendale Kauter (nee Steed), of Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 June 1942 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    LibyaNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Benghazi War Cemetery, Libya AWMM 6. G. 9. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 November 2021KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher
05 February 2018RexAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant

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