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Full Name
Loch Lomond Bentley
Rank Last Held
Flight Sergeant (Pilot)
Forename(s)
Loch Lomond
Surname
Bentley
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
NZ403936
Gender
Male
Marital Status
Married
Body on Embarkation
Royal New Zealand Air Force
Campaigns
Europe
Last Unit Served
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 75 (NZ) Squadron, RAF
Place of Death
Suffolk, England
Date of Death
23 December 1941
Age at Death
28
Year of Death
1941
Cause of Death
Killed on air operations
Cemetery Name
Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard, Norfolk, England
Grave Reference
Row B. Grave 6.
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
Biographical Notes
  • Flight Sergeant Bentley was the son of Harry and Margaret Daziel Bentley, of Waitomo Caves
  • He was the husband of Winifred Kathleen Bentley.
  • At the time Flight Sergeant Bentley was killed he was with Bomber Command.
Description of Image
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories Panel
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 1
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 2
Further References
  • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch: Volplane Press.
  • Chorley, W.R. Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War' Vol. 2
Sources Used
  • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139.
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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