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David Newbury Luxton

Portrait from The Weekly News; 31 May 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait from The Weekly News; 31 May 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Newbury AWMM
  • Surname
    Luxton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ414310 AWMM
    • WWII 414310 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
    Europe (Air) AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ414310 AWMM
    • WWII 414310 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • David Luxton was the son of Thomas and Grace Luxton; husband of Madge Luxton, of Belfast. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 March 1944 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    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
    • Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM
    • Hamilton War Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East 3216 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Leave a tribute or memory of David Newbury Luxton

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  • David you may not have a grave but you are not forgotten. We know you are somewhere near Friedrichshain with the your 7 lancaster crew mates.
    Public - Rod - Other Relative - 9 September 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/1079045
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • The Weekly News AWMM
      The Weekly News 1944 AWMM
    • 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

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12 September 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
09 September 2015RodPapamoa BeachOther Relative
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