Robert Roy Harper Unknown date of birth - Died 20 May 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number10481 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM23 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRobert Roy AWMM SurnameHarper AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number10481 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 Upholsterer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 124 Wordsworth Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Emma Harper (mother), 124 Wordsworth Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Widowed AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns1941 Crete AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number10481 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; Infantry Reinforcements AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd 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 rankPrivate AWMM23 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Harper, of Sydenham, Canterbury, New Zealand; husband of Marjorie Olive May Harper, of Mytchett, Surrey, EnglandCWG list age at death as 37 years AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death37 AWMM Date of death20 May 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathCrete, Greece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAthens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Robert Roy Harper by laying a poppy. Robert Forbes Harper Robert Paul Harper Robert Roy Harper Sydney John Harper Thomas Harper Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Robert Roy Harper Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 79 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.