Rex Southon Unknown date of birth - Died 7 July 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number9214 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait from The Weekly News; 30 July 1941 - This image may … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRex AWMM SurnameSouthon AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9214 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 Transport driver AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown 10 Herald Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr T. Southon (father), Inangahua Junction, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 05 Jan 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number9214 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; New Zealand Engineers, 6 Field Company 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 notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Rex Southon was the son of Thomas and Louisa Clara Southon, of Inangahua Junction, Nelson, New Zealand.CWGC lists first names as Ilex Vernon Rex AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death28 AWMM Date of death7 July 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathEgypt AWMM Death notesEgypt AWMM Cemetery nameCairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave referenceK. 68. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Rex Southon by laying a poppy. Samuel Southgate Henry Southon Rex Southon John Southward Keith Southward Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Rex Southon 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. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 170 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.