Peter James Mollinson 21 December 1937 - 29 October 1957 Key details Contribute › Service number14747 AWMM Also known as ForceNavy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeTelegraphist AWMMRoyal New Zealand Navy, HMNZS Royalist AWMM WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malay … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesPeter James AWMM SurnameMollinson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number14747 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth21 December 1937 AWMM Place of birthWhakataneEastern Bay of PlentyBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesWhakataneBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarKorean War, 1950-1953 AWMM Campaigns ForceNavy AWMM Service number14747 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Enlistment Age on enlistment Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Embarkation body Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of DiseaseCause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankTelegraphist AWMMRoyal New Zealand Navy, HMNZS Royalist AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Was a regular serviceman prior to serving with the navyServed with the Royal New Zealand Navy 1953-57Served in HMNZS Royalist 1957"Shortly after Petersen [Major H.W.R. Petersen] assumed duty [September 1957], the cruiser HMNZS Royalist arrived in Korean waters as part of a Commonwealth Naval Squadron and was attached to the UN Command for a week. During this time New Zealand's last casualty in Korea occurred, when Telegraphist P.J. Mollinson fell ill and died on 29 October 1957." (McGibbon 1996, vol. 2, p. 359) AWMM Read more Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death19 AWMM Date of death29 October 1957 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathKorea AWMM Death notesKorea AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameUnited Nations CemeteryPusanKorea AWMM Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial MuseumHall of Memories. KoreaMalaya-Borneo. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Peter James Mollinson by laying a poppy. Frederick Henry Mollier Charles James Lindsay Mollinson Peter James Mollinson Arthur Stuart Mollison Benjamin Mollison Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Peter James Mollinson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksNew Zealand in the Korean War. NZHistory online.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/korean-warFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMIan McGibbon, New Zealand and the Korean War, Volume II: Combat Operations, Oxford University Press, Auckland, 1996, pp. 359, 372, 408. AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.