condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Richard Michael Thomas Harnett

-

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard Michael Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Harnett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 616265 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    13 July 1923 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1944 AWMM Panguru AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. I.M. Harnett, Panguru (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1944 2NZEF Nom. Roll 14, p.40 Farmhand/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 14, p.40
    RaweneNorthland 2NZEF Nom. Roll 14, p.40
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Joined Occupation Force in Japan before returning to N.Z, Married to Gianfranca Zavoreo in Trieste Italy in approx. 1945, they had two children Tanya and Raymond Harnett. Post War Harnett worked in Communications working for Overseas Telecommunications, Australia, ABC, New Zealand Post, Airport Harewood, Christchurch New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    8 June 2012 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Woronora Memorial Park, 121 Linden Street Sutherland New South Wales Australia AWMM General Plaque Lawn, Position 1118 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Richard Michael Thomas Harnett by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Richard Michael Thomas Harnett

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
    Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls J-force personnel from Italy Middle East to Japan. Archives New Zealand (R22440245)
    https://collections.archives.govt.nz/web/arena/search#/entity/aims-archive/R22440245
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Second 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. AWMM
      p.40 AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls J-force personnel from Italy Middle East to Japan. Archives New Zealand (R22440245) AWMM
      p.34 AWMM

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.