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Cyril Charles Newlove

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Biography for Cyril Charles Newlove. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Na - Py. Archives New Zealand (R17845614-0061). CC-BY 2.0.

Biography for Cyril Charles Newlove. RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Per …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cyril Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Newlove AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ41994 AWMM
    • WWII 41994 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 September 1918 RNZAF Biographies (R17845614) TakakaTasman RNZAF Biographies (R17845614)
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Widow: Mrs. L. O. V. Newlove of Takaka AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. H. F. Newlove of Takaka AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Flight Sergeant/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845614)
  • 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • His parents were Herbert Francis and Essie Lavina Newlove of Motupipi. He was the husband of Laura Ola Vera Newlove of Nelson.

      Attended Takaka District High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845614)) AWMM
    • Served 156 Squadron RAF.

      Flight Sergeant Cyril Newlove was on his 6th Operational Mission when he was killed - with all crew - 16 August 1942 - over the Netherlands. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 March 2019 - Reference : aircrewremembered.com
    • Fellow crew members were

      RAF 156 Sqdn., died on 16-08-1942:
      Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.) Thomas Barker, 1310625, age 29
      Sergeant (Obs.) William George Bate, 1031696, age 29
      Sergeant (Bomb Aimer) Frederick Cyril Graham Tate, 1450668, age 20
      Sergeant (Air Gnr.) John Herbert Westgate, 540813, age 23 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 March 2019 - Reference : www.tracesofwar.com
    • Date: 16-AUG-1942
      Time: 04:17
      Type: Vickers Wellington Mk III
      Owner/operator: 156 Squadron Royal Air Force (156 Sqn RAF)
      Registration: DF666
      C/n / msn:
      Fatalities: Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
      Other fatalities: 0
      Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
      Location: Zwarte Bulten Rozendaal ne Arnhem. - Netherlands
      Phase: Combat
      Nature: Military
      Departure airport: RAF Warboys
      Destination airport:
      Narrative:
      Shot down by German Luftwaffe (Oberleutnant Manfred Meurer in a Bf 110) upon returning from a bombing mission to Düsseldorf, Germany.

      Call Sign: GT-
      Takeoff time: 00:45
      Crew:
      Pilot F/Sgt. C.C. Newlove 41994 RNzAF Rozendaal 666
      Observer Sgt. W.G. Bate 1031696 RAF Rozendaal 664
      Bomb aimer Sgt. F.C.G. Tate 1450668 RAF Rozendaal 663
      Wo ag Sgt. T. Barker 1310625 RAF Rozendaal 665
      Air gunner Sgt. J.H. Westgate BEM 540813 RAF Rozendaal 667
      R.I.P. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 25 March 2019 - Reference : Lost Aircraft Report : Aviation-safety.network.net Wellington DF666
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Death

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  • Death
    16 August 1942 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rozendaal Private Cemetery, Gelderland, Netherlands AWMM Grave 666 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Takaka War Memorial (1939-1945) - at Takaka, Tasman District, Nelson Region. (see image in photo section). Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 20 March 2019 - Takaka War Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939 - 1945 (Bound Volumes) - Na - Py. Archives New Zealand (R17845614) - Former archives reference: AIR118 AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [Missing - But Presumed Dead on Lapse of Time - Officers, Airmen]. Archives New Zealand (R17845743) AWMM
    • Please note that the 12 volumes of the "RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Biographies of Deceased Personnel 1939-1945" held at Archives NZ (formerly known as AIR118) should be used in conjunction with Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow". FYT reflects detailed examination of all of the AIR118 bios which contain many inaccuracies and omissions. AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - List of Personnel Killed or Missing in Various Theatres, 1940 - 1945. [List of Missing]. Archives New Zealand (R17845747) AWMM
    • List of RNZAF [Royal New Zealand Air Force] Personnel - Embarkation Lists, November 1940 - July 1942. Archives New Zealand, Wellington (R17845762). AWMM

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