Donald Muir Galloway 7 October 1917 - 23 September 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number23749 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeLieutenant AWMM26 Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share 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 ReligionPresbyterianChristian AWMM Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth7 October 1917 AWMM Place of birthThamesCoromandel DistrictWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesThamesCoromandelNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMGrocer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre Mar 1940 AWMM30 Beach RoadThamesNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr J. Galloway (father)Beach RoadThamesNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1 December 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number23749 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMMar 1940 AWMMPaeroaHauraki DistrictWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM22 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM1 December 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM1 December 1940 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMInfantry Reinforcements AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled or died while a Prisoner of WarCause of Death AWMMDied of wounds whilst a Prisoner of War AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLieutenant AWMM26 Battalion AWMM Report 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 Report 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 Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameNaples War CemeteryItaly AWMM Grave referenceII. K. 9. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report 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 Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.