Barney Brass Unknown date of birth - Died 18 February 1944 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number67610 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion, A Company AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Northland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II - … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesBarney AWMM SurnameBrass AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number67610 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Farmer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Ahipara, Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. Brass (mother), Ahipara, Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsItaly AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number67610 AWMM Military serviceTerritorial (3 years) AWMM Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMKaitaia, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion, A Company AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion, A Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Mr and Mrs D Brass of Ahipara.He was educated at the Ahipara Native School. Prior to sailing overseas Private Brass served with the territorial Forces for about three years. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death18 February 1944 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery nameCassino War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceX. E. 12. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Barney Brass by laying a poppy. Eric Roberts Brash Alistor James Brass Barney Brass David Taylor Brass H.H. Brass Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Barney Brass Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsNorthland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II [electronic resource]. (2002). Whangarei, N.Z.: Returned Services Association. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 11: WW2 16 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.