Harry Brown Unknown date of birth - Died 4 September 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number62711 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion 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 ForenamesHarry AWMM SurnameBrown AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number62711 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 Truck Driver AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown R.D., Pataua, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr G.W. Mahunga (uncle), R.D., Pataua, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1941 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number62711 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMWhangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion 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 notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Harry Brown was the son of Mr and Mrs W G Mahanga, Pataua. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death4 September 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceI. D. 4. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Harry Brown by laying a poppy. Harold Warneford Brown Harries Wade Brown Harry Brown Harry Alexander Reid Brown Harry Arthur Bulger Brown Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Harry Brown 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. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 44 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.