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Frederick William Letchford

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William AWMM
  • Surname
    Letchford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ401770 AWMM
    • WWII 401770 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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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ401770 AWMM
    • WWII 401770 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 on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Edward Alexander Letchford and of Annie Letchford (nee Vango), of Picton, Marlborough AWMM
    • "Flight Lieutenant Frederick William Letchford : NZ401770 RNZAF was lost - missing with all air crew - aboard 353 Squadron, Hudson IIIA FH291 - Wednesday 28 April 1943 whilst on shipping patrol in the Bay of Bengal. Aged 27 years." Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 26 November 2017 - Ref: Air Crew Remembered website : United Kingdom.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 April 1943 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    IndiaAsia 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
    • Singapore Memorial, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore AWMM
    • Marlborough War Memorial, Second World War Panel AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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26 November 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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