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John Rudolph Bensemann

Sergeant J R Bensemann - of Upper Moutere, Nelson Region.

Sergeant J R Bensemann - of Upper Moutere, Nelson Region.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Rudolph AWMM
  • Surname
    Bensemann AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ436761 AWMM
    • WWII 436761 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
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ436761 AWMM
    • WWII 436761 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidental death on active service AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Bensemann was the son of Joseph F.D. Bensemann and Elisabeth Marie Bensemann of Upper Moutere, New Zealand

    Was based at Ohakea with 2 Operational Training Unit, RNZAF AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 January 1945 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    OhakeaManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    St Paul's Lutheran Churchyard, Upper Moutere, Tasman District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Upper Moutere War Memorial, (moved), Tasman District, New Zealand AWMM

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