Harry Gordon Compton Fooks

Harry Gordon Compton Fooks

Pilot Officer
Harry Gordon Compton Fooks

Unit: Royal New Zealand Air Force

Conflict: WW2

Additional Details:

Son of Alfred Augustus Fooks, and of Adele Catherine Fooks, of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

Public Contributions:

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  • Service Number: 40966
  • First Name: Harry Gordon Compton
  • Surname: Fooks
  • Rank: Pilot Officer
  • Date of Birth: 02 July 1918
  • Place of Birth: Ashburton, New Zealand
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Occupation: Civil Servant, Government Tourist Bureau, Christchurch
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Air Force
  • Unit: Royal New Zealand Air Force

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 21 July 1941
  • Age: 23
  • Conflict: WW2
  • Cause of Death: Killed in an aircraft accident

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: Royal New Zealand Air Force

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum