Edward William Allnatt Born 11 February 1927 - Died 26 November 1951 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number207937 AWMM Also known asAlanatt AWMM ForceArmy AWMMAir Force AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeGunner AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 16 Field Regiment AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Lay a poppy Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malay … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdward William AWMM SurnameAllnatt AWMM Ingoa Also known asAlanatt AWMM Service number207937 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth11 February 1927 AWMM Place of birthOamaru, Otago, New Zealand AWMM Birth notesOamaru, North Otago, New Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentDriver AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMBlenheim, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs M. McIntosh (sister), Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 10 December 1950 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarRegular Military Service AWMMKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMMAir Force AWMM Service number207937 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsNew Zealand Operational Service Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsPost WW2 AWMM10 December 1950 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyPost WW2 AWMM10 December 1950 AWMM161 Battery AWMMOrmonde AWMMGunner 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 rankGunner AWMMRoyal New Zealand Artillery, 16 Field Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Served with the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF)Served with Kayforce 1950-51"Later in the morning, two gunners of 162 Battery were less fortunate when their truck, in which they were ferrying ammunition, was hit by a shell on the road leading to the battery position. One of them, Gunner E.W. Allnatt, later died of his wounds." (McGibbon 1996, vol. 2, p. 230)Prime Minister Helen Clark and Defence Minister Mark Burton presented the New Zealand Operational Service Medal (NZOSM) to next of kin of New Zealanders who were killed or died in military operations since 1945 at a ceremony at Parliament 3 September 2003.The New Zealand Operational Service Medal was received on his behalf by his brother Mr Wally Allnatt of Mosgiel.Incorrectly named on the Korea memorial wall as "Allanatt" AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death26 November 1951 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathKorea AWMM Death notesKorea AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameUnited Nations Cemetery, Pusan, Korea AWMM Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo. AWMM Memorial reference ObituaryNZ Herald, 28 November 1951, p. 8. AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Edward William Allnatt by laying a poppy. William Allman Bryan Cleaver Allnatt Edward William Allnatt Ronald Edgar Allnatt D.R. Allnutt Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward William Allnatt Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand Defence Force. Roll of Honour. Personnel who have died on operational service since 3 September 1945.http://medals.nzdf.mil.nz/info/roll-of-honour/index.htmlSources UsedNew Zealand Navy in the Korean War. Navy Museum.http://www.navymuseum.mil.nz/history/time/korean/default.htmFurther ReferenceNew Zealand in the Korean War. NZHistory online.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-warFurther Reference DocumentsK-Force nominal roll : embarked for Korea on 'Ormonde' on 10 December 1950 AWMMMcGibbon, I.C. (1992-1996). New Zealand and the Korean War (Vols. 1-2). Auckland, N.Z.; Wellington, N.Z.: Oxford University Press in association with the Historical Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs. AWMMMcGibbon, I.C. (1992-1996). New Zealand and the Korean War (Vols. 1-2). Auckland, N.Z.; Wellington, N.Z.: Oxford University Press in association with the Historical Branch, Dept. of Internal Affairs. AWMMMcGibbon, I.C. (1992-1996). Volume II: Combat Operations, pp. 230, 371, 398. AWMMHopkins, G. (2002). Tales from Korea : the Royal New Zealand Navy. Auckland, N.Z.: Reed. AWMMThe New Zealand Herald AWMMNZ Herald, 28 November 1951, p. 8. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.