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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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