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Richard George Peers

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Identity

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    Richard George AWMM
  • Surname
    Peers AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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Service

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    Navy AWMM
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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Richard Peers was the son of George Peers and of Alice Peers (nee Lightoller), of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Date of birth: 2 July 1921 Public - Bruce - Other relative - 13 August 2016 - Family knowledge
    • Attended Hutt Valley High School, Lower Hutt 06.02.1934 to 14.12.1934. Class 3A. Public - archives HUTT VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL - Researcher - 2 August 2017 - Hutt Valley High School Pupil Records
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Death

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  • Death
    15 December 1944 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
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    Rosskeen Parish Churchyard Extensions (or Burial Ground) Ross and Cromarty, Scotland AWMM Sec. B. Grave 220. AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Allison, D. (2009). Flying Navy: The story of New Zealanders who flew in the Fleet Air Arm in World War I and World War II and the Roll of Honour of those who died in action and on active service. Auckland, N.Z.: Fleet Air Arm Museum of New Zealand. AWMM
    • Allison, D. (2009). Flying Navy: The story of New Zealanders who flew in the Fleet Air Arm in World War I and World War II and the Roll of Honour of those who died in action and on active service. Auckland, N.Z.: Fleet Air Arm Museum of New Zealand. AWMM
      Allison, D. (2009). p244 AWMM

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
02 August 2017archives HUTT VALLEY HIGH SCHOOLLower Hutt, Wellington, New ZealandResearcher
01 August 2015ShonaOamaru, New ZealandOther
18 April 2015BruceLevin NZOther Relative