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Coningham, Arthur

Date of birth:
January 19th, 1895 (Brisbane/Queensland, Australië)
Date of death:
January 29th, 1948 (Death in absentia Bermuda Triangle, Atlantic Ocean)
Nationality:
New Zealander

Biography

Rank: Air Marshal

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1941
Mentioned in Despatches
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 24th, 1941
Companion of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
AHQ Western Desert, Middle East Command
Awarded on:
June 11th, 1942
Mentioned in Despatches
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 27th, 1942
Commander of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (KCB/DCB)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 27th, 1943
Legion of Merit - Chief Commander (LoM - CC)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 3rd, 1945
Distinguished Service Medal - Army (DSM)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 23rd, 1945
Grootofficier in de Leopoldsorde / Grand officier de l'Ordre de Léopold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 23rd, 1945
Details:
With Palms.
Croix de Guerre 1940
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
September 6th, 1946

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