Henry Thomas Cunningham Unknown date of birth - Died 27 April 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number9799 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rank20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941 - This image ma … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHenry Thomas AWMM SurnameCunningham AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9799 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 Carpenter AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Henderson Street, Bluff, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr T.G. Cunningham (father), Henderson Street, Bluff, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 05 Jan 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number9799 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMInvercargill, Southland, South Island, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 ; 20 Infantry Battalion AWMM; 2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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 rank20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Henry Cunningham was the son of Henry Thomas Graves Cunningham and Alice Cunningham, of Bluff, Southland, New Zealand.He was killed near Markopoulon, Greece, in a raid on 20 Battalion's position by a squadron of Luftwaffe fighter-bombers.Two sons, brothers James Albert Cunningham (10443) and Henry Thomas Cunningham (9799) were killed in WW2. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death27 April 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAthens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Henry Thomas Cunningham by laying a poppy. Grace Cunningham Harry Glen Cunningham Henry Thomas Cunningham Herbert Adam Cunningham Herbert Alexander Cunningham Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Henry Thomas Cunningham Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 45 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.