Eric Wilfred Phipps Unknown date of birth - 14 September 1945 Key details Contribute › Service number441364 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeTrooper AWMM20 Armoured Regiment 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 Headstone, Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy (2007) - This im … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEric Wilfred AWMM SurnamePhipps AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number441364 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 AWMMFarm hand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMHopeNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs E.O Phipps (wife)RDRichmondNelsonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number441364 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMNelsonTasmanNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMNew Zealand Armoured Corps AWMMTrooper 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 rankTrooper AWMM20 Armoured Regiment AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Frederick George Phipps and of Frances June Phipps (nee Newport), of Hope, Nelson, New Zealand; husband of Eleanora Garth Phipps, of Richmond, Nelson AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death14 September 1945 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathItaly AWMM Death notesItaly AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameStaglieno CemeteryGenoaItaly AWMM Grave referenceIII. A. 24. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Eric Wilfred Phipps by laying a poppy. Leslie James Phippen Alfred William Phipps Eric Wilfred Phipps Peter Phipps Thomas Hedley Phipps Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Eric Wilfred Phipps Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 14 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1944 to 31st December, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 14: WW2 79 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.