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Full Name: Alan Campbell Williamson
Rank Last Held: Flight Sergeant
Forename(s): Alan Campbell
Surname: Williamson
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: NZ411487
Gender: Male
Next of Kin: Mrs Ann Williamson, Holgate Road, Kohimarama, Auckland, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Body on Embarkation: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Last Unit Served: RoyalNew Zealand Air Force, 115 Squadron, RAF
Place of Death: Germany
Date of Death: 29 July 1942
Age at Death: 21
Year of Death: 1942
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Kiel War Cemetery, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Grave Reference: 1. A. 16.
Biographical Notes:
  • He was the youngest son and only living child of Alec and Ann Williamson of Holgate Road, Kohimarama when he went to war; their daughter died at an early age in Scotland and the eldest son died in a farming accident in New Zealand.
  • At time of death was flying with 115 Squadron for Bomber Command
Description of Image: Portrait, taken when he received his wings
Sources Used:
  • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch: Volplane Press.
  • Royal Air Force Bomber Command losses of the Second World War: Vol.3 Aircraft and crew losses 1942 - by W.R. Chorley. Earl Shilton, Leicester : Midland Counties Publications, 1992 -
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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