Irvine Alfred Hart Unknown date of birth - Died 2 November 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number5928 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankMajor AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesIrvine Alfred AWMM SurnameHart AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number5928 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 Solicitor and Barrister AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown College Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs V M Hart (wife), College Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 02 May 1940 Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number5928 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Captain AWMM; 22 Infantry Battalion 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 notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankMajor AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Irvine Hart was the son of Walter Alfred and Amy Agnes Hart. He was the husband of Veronica Mary Hart of Masterton.Played rugby for WairarapaWas second-in-command of Maori Battalion when he was mortally wounded. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death38 AWMM Date of death2 November 1942 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery nameEl Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceII.B.4. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Irvine Alfred Hart by laying a poppy. Horace Arthur Hart Hugh Hart Irvine Alfred Hart James Hart James Campbell Hart Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Irvine Alfred Hart Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further Reference 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 81 AWMMSoutar, M. (2008). Nga tama toa = The price of citizenship : C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945. Albany, N.Z.: David Bateman. AWMMPortrait published in Soutar (2008) AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.