William John Orlowski Unknown date of birth - 26 September 1940 Key details Contribute › Service number7036 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report 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 ForenamesWilliam John AWMM SurnameOrlowski AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7036 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMMilitary CampBurnhamCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr. F.S. Orlowski (father)Junction HotelSevern StreetOamaruNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsNorth Africa AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7036 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMChristchurchCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion, Headquarters AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Orlowski was the son of Francis Orlowski and of Mary Orlowski (nee Gibson), of Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death26 September 1940 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathEgypt AWMM Death notesEgypt AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameAlexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceN. 22. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember William John Orlowski by laying a poppy. John Orlowski Lewis Foch Orlowski William John Orlowski John Cecil Orman Alan John Ormandy Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William John Orlowski Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used Documents Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.