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Full Name
Eric George Priest
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
Eric George
Surname
Priest
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
NZ4314322
Gender
Male
Next of Kin
Mrs E.M. Priest (mother), Princes Street, Thames, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Body on Embarkation
Royal New Zealand Air Force
Last Unit Served
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 4 Squadron
Place of Death
Malaita, Solomon Islands, Pacific
Date of Death
28 May 1945
Age at Death
21
Year of Death
1945
Cause of Death
Killed in an aircraft accident
Memorial Name
Bourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia
Memorial Reference
Panel 8.
Description of Image
  • Bourail Memorial panels 8th from left Panel 8
  • Bourail Memorial, Panel 8. names
Additional Information
Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers.
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