Reuben Prendergast Unknown date of birth - 25 May 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number14823 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 Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941 - This image ma … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesReuben AWMM SurnamePrendergast AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14823 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 AWMMC/o C. CeowHorotiuHamiltonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs I.M. Prendergast (mother)Te PahuFranktonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number14823 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMHamiltonWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMInfantry Reinforcements AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Reuben Prendergast was the son of John Augustine and Ivy Margaret Prendergast, of Te Pahu, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death25 May 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathCreteGreece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameSuda Bay War CemeteryCreteGreece AWMM Grave reference2. A. 15. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Reuben Prendergast by laying a poppy. Peter Prendergast Pierce Prendergast Reuben Prendergast Thomas Prendergast Edward Charles Prendeville Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Reuben Prendergast Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 386 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.