Lionel Vernon Simmonds Unknown date of birth - Died 27 November 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Service number9163 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Name panel, World War II, detail of Honour Roll, Onehunga Wa … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesLionel Vernon AWMM SurnameSimmonds AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9163 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Clerk AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown C/o National Bank, Princes Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr Arthur Simmonds (father), 124 Church Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 04 Jan 1940 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9163 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMDunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsWW2 Vessel was Dunera AWMMPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM2NZEF: 1st Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notes Last known rank Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Lionel Simmonds was the son of Arthur and Elizabeth Simmonds, of Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Age at death32 AWMM Date of death27 November 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameAlamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMMOnehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Memorial referenceColumn 105. AWMM Obituary Sources Sources External linksPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth 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 164 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.