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Ernest Vernon Sage

Portrait from The Weekly News; 9 August 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait from The Weekly News; 9 August 1944 - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Vernon AWMM
  • Surname
    Sage AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ415369 AWMM
    • WWII 415369 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
    • NZ415369 AWMM
    • WWII 415369 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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    • Ernest Sage was the son of Mr and Mrs E Sage of Ohaupo, New Zealand; Husband of Mrs Barbara J Wright (formerly Sage) of Nottingham. AWMM
    • Born 21 Nov 1918 in Hamilton, New Zealand to Ernest William and Laura Aline (nee Ranby) Sage. Public - Susan Jennifer - Other relative - 26 August 2020 - Family papers, DIA historical records.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 May 1944 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Europe 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
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2940814
    Sources Used
  • References
    • 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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 August 2020Susan JenniferChristchurch New ZealandOther relative
24 August 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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