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John Stewart Mitchell

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Headstone of Pilot Officer John Stewart Mitchell (41607). Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz, France. New Zealand War Graves Trust (FRDU3098). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Pilot Officer John Stewart Mitchell (41607). Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz, …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Stewart AWMM
  • Surname
    Mitchell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 41607 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 November 1918 Martyn WellingtonNew Zealand Martyn
  • 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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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Clerk Martyn
  • 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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  • Son of Alex S. Mitchell and Margaret Mitchell, of Kelburn, Wellington. Attended Wellington College and Victoria University College. At the time of enlistment, he was a Clerk with the Wellington City Council. He was selected by the Royal Air Force for a short service commission, he embarked overseas on the 23rd September 1938. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 March 1940 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz, Moselle, France AWMM Grave 12. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    Vol 3. p. 351 AWMM

Contributors

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19 August 2018KelvinNorfolk, EnglandResearcher

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