Michael George O'Callaghan Unknown date of birth - 25 May 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number7126 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeLieutenant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion 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 Portrait from The Weekly News; 23 July 1941 - This image may … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesMichael George AWMM SurnameO'Callaghan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7126 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLaw student AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM12 Mahene StreetDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs H. O'Callaghan (mother)12 Mahene StreetDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number7126 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMDunedinOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM5 January 1940 AWMM20 Canterbury andOtago Battalion AWMMSecond Lieutenant 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 rankLieutenant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Herbert O'Callaghan and Jessie Maude O'Callaghan (nee Adam), of Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death25 May 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathCreteGreece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens MemorialPhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Michael George O'Callaghan by laying a poppy. Leslie George O'Callaghan Leslie George O'Callaghan Michael George O'Callaghan Nellie Eileen O'Callaghan Patrick O'Callaghan Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Michael George O'Callaghan 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 135 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.