Remembering Today 14/6/44 Sergeant:Henry Owen (Harry) Mosen,432368,Royal New Zealand Air Force

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  1. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Sergeant MOSEN, HENRY OWEN (HARRY)
    Service Number 432368

    Died 14/06/1944

    Aged 19

    Royal New Zealand Air Force

    Son of Joseph Albert and June Ellen Mosen, of Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.
    Casualty
    Commemorated at BOURAIL MEMORIAL

    Location: New Caledonia
    Number of casualties: 449

    Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 8.
     
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  2. Little Friend

    Little Friend Senior Member

    RIP. God Bless You Young Man !!
     
  3. graeme

    graeme Senior Member

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  4. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Re member

    Henry Owen Mosen
    1924–1944
    BIRTH 27 OCT 1924 • Auckland, New Zealand
    DEATH 14 JUNE 1944 • Pacific Ocean

    Royal New Zealand Air Force 9 Squadron Serial No. NZ432368


    Death
    14 June 1944 • Pacific Ocean
    Plane ditched into Sea due to Engine trouble

    TD

    No. 9 Squadron RNZAF - Wikipedia
     
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  5. alieneyes

    alieneyes Senior Member

    From Errol Martyn's "For Your Tomorrow - A Record of New Zealanders Who Have Died While Serving With the RNZAF and Allied Air Forces since 1915"

    MOSEN, Sergeant Henry Owen

    NZ432368, born Auckland 27 October 1924 (Hastings HS?), electrician - Thos. Ritchie, Ltd, Hastings, ATC 1 year; RNZAF Omaka as Aircrafthand (ATC) 19 Feb 1943, Talieri 17 April 1943, remust as Aircrafthand (AD) 20 April 1943, New Plymouth 20 Aug 1943, EGTS 17 Sep 1943, remust as Aircrew u/t & ITW 15 Oct 1943, remust as Air Gunner 7 December 1943, 1 OTU (Oxford/Hudson) 11 Dec 1943, Air Gunners Badge and Sgt 21 Jan 1944, 9 Sqn (Ventura) 24 Jan 1944, with Sqn to Pacific 15 Feb 1944, killed 14 June 1944, Bourail Memorial - Panel 8. Son of Joseph Albert & June Ellen Mosen, Hastings

    Henry Owen (Harry) Mosen | New Zealand War Graves Project

    http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/war-memorial/online-cenotaph/record/C30009

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