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Louis Andrew Monroe

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Louis Andrew AWMM
  • Surname
    Monroe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 273179 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    18 February 1921 Public - Margaret - Friend - 6 September 2017 - Talk with Louis in August 2017
  • Place of birth
    Loch Goilhead. Scotland Public - Margaret - Friend - 6 September 2017 - Talk with Louis in August 2017
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 185 Hereford St., Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 Pre 1945 AWMM 185 Hereford St., Christchurch AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mrs. C. Monroe, 3 Mosgiel St., Mornington, Dunedin (m) AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs. C. Monroe, 3 Mosgiel St., Mornington, Dunedin (m) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 273179 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Louis came to NZ on the "Pakeha" about 1925 aged 6 with his parents and brother. The family landed in Auckland and settled in Waiuku then shifted to Dunedin. Father Charles Archibald Monroe was a blacksmith Public - Margaret - Friend - 6 September 2017 - Talk with Louis in August 2017

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.280 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.100 AWMM

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06 September 2017MargaretAuckland, NZFriend

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