Topic: Colin William ROBBIE

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Probate: Letters of Administration, Archives NZ, Wellington.

NOK: Mr PJ Robbie (father), c/o Dando, Manawatu Heads, Foxton 


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Colin William ROBBIE

Date of birth:25 February 1923
Date of death:14/15 September 1944
Place of birth:Palmerston North, New Zealand
Awards:1939-45 Star, The Italy Star, The Defence Medal, The War Medal 1939-45., The NZ War Medal
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Occupation:Timber worker/Carpenter, Vulcaniser
Last known residence:32 Seaforth Ave, Milson, Palmerston Nt
Cause of death:Killed in action
Place of death:Greece - Mediterranean
Buried where:Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece. Collective grave 7. E. 7-10
Spouses name:Unmarried
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Fathers name:Percy James Robbie
Mothers name:Eliza Ann (née Spatt (remarried: Mayo)
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Theatres of war:Italy, Greece
War memorial:Foxton
Place enlisted:Rotorua
Christian names:Colin William
School:Palmerston Nth Boys High School 1938 - 1940
Wars:WW 11
Service number:421765
Date enlisted:07 March 1942
Final rank:Pilot Officer
Regiment or service:70 (RAF) Sqdn RNZAF
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