Dallas Hillman Howe Unknown date of birth - Died 15 October 1942 PDF Print Share Key details Service number64056 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMMNew Zealand Infantry, 8 Brigade Group AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Bourail Memorial panels 3rd from left Panel 3 - This image m … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesDallas Hillman AWMM SurnameHowe AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number64056 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 Labourer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Tararu Road, Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs S.A. Howe (mother), Tararu Road, Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsPacific AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number64056 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 details Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMMExecuted by Japanese AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMMNew Zealand Infantry, 8 Brigade Group AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Clarence and Sarah Alice Howe, of Thames, Auckland AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death32 AWMM Date of death15 October 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled or died while a Prisoner of War AWMM Place of deathTawara, Kiribati AWMM Death notesTarawa Gilbert Islands AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameBourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMMAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMBetio Memorial, Tarawa, Kiribati AWMM Memorial referencePanel 1. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Dallas Hillman Howe by laying a poppy. Charles Howe Cyril Thomas Charles Howe Dallas Hillman Howe Douglas Cruickshank Howe Edward Howe Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Dallas Hillman Howe Leave a note Contribute › Processing On our way to Tarawa Island in the Kiribati Group to lay a wreath at the Dawn Parade on Anzac Day, on behalf of Dallas Hillman HOWE and the other 17 New Zealanders who were beheaded by the Japanese in 1942. RIP brave men. Public - Nolene - Direct descendant - 18 April 2016 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External linksHall, D.O.W. (1950). Coastwatchers. In New Zealand in the Second World War, 1939-1945 : episodes & studies Vol. 2. Wellington: Historical Publications Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-2Epi-t1-g1-t7.htmlSources UsedGillespie, O. (1952). The Pacific. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Paci.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission recordhttp://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2187254Further Reference DocumentsAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 169 AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMM"Tarawa Outrage, Massacre by Japanese", 23 Oct 1944 (copy of article in ACF27569) AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 18 April 2016NoleneTauranga, New ZealandDirect descendant Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.