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Robert Douglas Lewis

Portrait, Weekly News awarded the DFM - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Weekly News awarded the DFM - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Lewis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 47580 AWMM
    • 653884 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
    Robert Stonhewer Lewis (father), Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • 47580 AWMM
    • 653884 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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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  • Embarkation details

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an accidental mine explosion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Lewis was the son of Robert Stonhewer Lewis and Alice Williams Lewis, of Auckland AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 June 1942 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    EgyptNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Coll. grave XXIV. E. 1-2. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    http://www.aircrewremembered.com/lewis-william-radcliffe.html Public - Kelvin - Researcher - 1 March 2021 - http://www.aircrewremembered.com/lewis-william-radcliffe.html
  • Documents
    • Tavender, I. (2000). The Distinguished Flying Medal register for the Second World War with official recommendation details. (Vols. 1-2). London, England: Savannah. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). Vol. 1 p. 214; vol. 3 p. 300 AWMM
    • Tavender, I. (2000). The Distinguished Flying Medal register for the Second World War with official recommendation details. (Vols. 1-2). London, England: Savannah. AWMM
      Tavender, I. (2000). vol. 2 p. 99 AWMM

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01 March 2021KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher

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