Eric James Phillips Unknown date of birth - 20 May 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number Also known as ForceMerchant Navy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeGreaser AWMMMerchant Navy, SS British Security 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 ForenamesEric James AWMM SurnamePhillips AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number 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 enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs PhillipsThamesNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceMerchant Navy AWMM Service number Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment 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 notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankGreaser AWMMMerchant Navy, SS British Security AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of James Edward Phillips, and of Gladys Elizabeth Phillips, of Pine Island, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death20 May 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathAtlantic Ocean AWMM Death notesAt seaAtlantic Ocean AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTower Hill MemorialTrinity SquareLondonEngland AWMMAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial referencePanel 20 AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Eric James Phillips by laying a poppy. Edwin Matthew Phillips Eric Phillips Eric James Phillips Eric Malcolm Phillips Eric Russell Phillips Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Eric James Phillips Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedBrian Watson's website. Tower Hill.http://www.benjidog.co.uk/Tower%20Hill/index.htmlFurther Reference Documents Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.