Douglas Lionel Forward
Son of Francis Lionel and Minnie Forward, of Ormondville, Hawke's Bay.
An aircraftman of the Royal New Zealand Air Force, Douglas Lionel Forward, was dangerously injured at the R.N.Z.A.F. Station, Levin, last night, when he was run over by a fire tender at the flare path. Aircraftman Forward was later admitted to the Palmerston North Public Hospital.
His father is Mr. F. L. Forward, c/o Post Office, Ormondville.
[Evening Post, Volume CXXXII, Issue 145, 16 December 1941, Page 6]
Douglas later died following surgery for his injuries
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Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum