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Charles Easton Wells
Rank Last Held
Sergeant (Air Gunner)
World War II, 1939-1945
Next of Kin
George Wells (father), Feilding, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
Royal New Zealand Air Force
Last Unit Served
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 1651 Heavy Conversion Unit, RAF
Place of Death
Date of Death
29 July 1942
Age at Death
Year of Death
Cause of Death
Killed on air operations
Becklingen War Cemetery, Soltau, Niedersachsen, Germany
Grave 26 J 6
Obituary: Feilding Agricultural High School War Memorial volume. (1948). p.47.
Son of George and Ada Rose Wells of Feilding
Two brothers lost their lives: Charles Easton Wells (NZ411112) and George Wells (NZ391886)
Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch: Volplane Press.
Feilding Agricultural High School War Memorial volume. (1948). Portrait p.29.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
Feilding Agricultural High School War Memorial volume. (1948). Feilding, N.Z.: Feilding Agricultural High School (N.Z.). Old Pupils' Association.
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