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James Douglas Fletcher

Newspaper cutting, J. Fletcher missing - This image may be subject to copyright

Newspaper cutting, J. Fletcher missing - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Fletcher AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 404546 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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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
    • WW2
      26 March 1942 AWMM
      On air raid over Essen AWMM
    • WW2
      POW Camp: 344 AWMM
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWII 24809 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Fletcher was the son of Mr & Mrs H.T. Fletcher, 11 Patterson Street, Sandringham, Auckland. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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
    Edendale Primary School War Memorial, WW1 & WW2, Sandringham Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Remembering my Dad's brother, my dear Uncle Doug. A loving, jovial man, a gentleman, and loved by all his wider family.
    Public - Gaye - Other relative - 1 September 2016
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Sources

Sources

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  • Documents
    • 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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01 September 2016GayeFar NorthOther relative
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