Harry Brown Unknown date of birth - 4 September 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number62711 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMTruck Driver AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMR.D.PatauaWhangareiNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr G.W. Mahunga (uncle)R.D.PatauaWhangareiNorth AucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1941 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number62711 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMWhangareiNorthlandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM1941 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM1941 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause 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 DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceI. D. 4. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld 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.