John Galloway Unknown date of birth - 26 July 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number11165 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSecond Lieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Engineers, 10 Railway Construction Company AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn AWMM SurnameGalloway AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number11165 AWMM Gender 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMAssistant engineer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number11165 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSecond Lieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Engineers, 10 Railway Construction Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Galloway was the son of John and Jessie I. Galloway of Thames.Educated at Thames School of Mines, where he gained the President's Medal and a Mining Scholarship. At Otago University in 1937 he won the Turnbull-Thompson Medal for Surveying and in 1938 gained his A.O.S.M. and B.Sc Degree.He worked first in Waihi and Karangahake, gaining some practical mining experience.On arrival in Egypt with 2NZEF he was posted to Sudan in charge of a Survey Company and later was transferred to Divisional Engineers where he gained his Commission.Killed in land-mine explosion. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death26 July 1942 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceI. F. 21 AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Galloway by laying a poppy. Herbert Wittworth Galloway Jean Gardiner Galloway John Galloway Joseph Edward Galloway Joseph Thomas Galloway Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Galloway Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links Documents Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.