Donald Muir Galloway Born 7 October 1917 - Died 23 September 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number23749 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLieutenant AWMM26 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDonald Muir AWMM SurnameGalloway AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number23749 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth7 October 1917 AWMM Place of birthThames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesThames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Grocer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentPre Mar 1940 30 Beach Road, Thames, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr J. Galloway (father), Beach Road, Thames, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 01 Dec 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number23749 AWMM Military serviceTerritorials (joined 1938) AWMM Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Mar 1940 AWMMPaeroa, Hauraki District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 22 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Second Lieutenant AWMM; Infantry Reinforcements 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 notesHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMMSepticemia AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMMInjured in Car accident (May 1942) AWMMKilled or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMMDied of wounds whilst a Prisoner of War AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLieutenant AWMM26 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Donald Galloway was the son of John and Jessie I. Galloway, of Thames, New Zealand.Son of John and Jessie Galloway of Parawai, Thames and brother of Jean and Kenneth.He was the brother of Jean and Kenneth.Went to Thames Central Primary School, Thames High School and Seddon Memorial Technical College 1934. Was keen on sport, both at college and after, particularly athletics, football, golf and tennis. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death23 September 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled or died while a Prisoner of War AWMM Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery nameNaples War Cemetery, Italy AWMM Grave referenceII. K. 9. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Donald Muir Galloway by laying a poppy. David Scott Galloway Donald James Galloway Donald Muir Galloway Frederick Andrew Galloway Frederick Gordon Galloway Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Donald Muir Galloway Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedNorton, F. (1952). 26 Battalion. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-26Ba.htmlSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 164 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.