Noel Patrick Whaley

Noel Patrick Whaley

Flight Lieutenant
Noel Patrick Whaley



Distinguished Flying Cross

Unit: Royal New Zealand Air Force, 541 (RAF) Squadron

Conflict: WW2

Additional Details:

Son of Edward Gravener Whaley, and of Florence May Whaley (nee Patterson), of Auckland, New Zealand.

Public Contributions:

My father Donald Glover Hill served in 541 Squadron RAF Benson as a fellow Sptifire pilot. Noel was due to be the Best Man at his wedding, but Noel never made it. My brother Christopher Noel Hill ... Read More

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  • Service Number: 412773
  • First Name: Noel Patrick
  • Surname: Whaley
  • Rank: Flight Lieutenant
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Air Force
  • Unit: Royal New Zealand Air Force, 541 (RAF) Squadron

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 24 December 1944
  • Age: 24
  • Conflict: WW2

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: Royal New Zealand Air Force

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum