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CHARTERS, CECIL DERYCK

Service:Royal New Zealand Air Force
Service Number:41876
Rank:Warrant Officer
Date of Death:25 December 1943
Units:No. 488 Squadron, RNZAF †

Timeline

19 January 1942Buffalo AN189: Aircraft was shot down by Japanese Zeroes during an offensive fighter sweep over Muar.
25 November 1943Died from the effects of dysentry while a prisoner of war.

Burial Details

Cemetery:THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY
Grave:B2. C. 4.

External Links

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Auckland War Memorial Museum Online Cenotaph

References

Cull, B., P. Sortehaug, and M. Haselden 2003 Buffaloes Over Singapore. London: Grub Street.

Record updated on 24 December 2018.


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