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Philip Henry Creswell

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Philip Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Creswell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ40618 AWMM
    • WWII 40618 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
    • NZ40618 AWMM
    • WWII 40618 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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  • Philip Creswell was the son of Charles Edward and Ena Lillian Creswell of Island Bay, Wellington

    Crashed following structural failure of starboard wing at Folly Farm, Norfolk, while training. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 January 1942 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    NorfolkEngland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Honington (All Saints) Churchyard, Suffolk, England AWMM Row D. Grave 6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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