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Phillip Robert Low

Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo (taken in April 1999). - This image may be subject to copyright
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Phillip Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Low AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    U46271 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    NZ Force South East Asia (NZForSEA) Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 13 April 2018 -
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    U46271 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
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  • Embarkation details

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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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    9 May 1976 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    SingaporeSoutheast Asia AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua; Kauae Cemetery, Ngongotaha Road, Rotorua. Block 8, Section M25, Plot 4. [-38.092135, 176.212477] AWMM
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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, Hall of Memories. Korea, Malaya-Borneo, Vietnam Memorial AWMM

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  • U46271 Phillip Robert (Phil) LOW (9 Platoon, 16 May 1974 - 9 May 1976), aged 23. Kauae Cemetery, Ngongotaha Road, Rotorua. Block 8, Section M25, Plot 4. [-38.092135, 176.212477] LEST WE FORGET (all information supplied to AWMM by
  • Our Brother "Phil" was tragically take from us in a motor car accident but the night before his Tour was to finish-!! He was serving his country on a 2 year Tour of Duty with "New Zealand Forces South Sea Asia" as part of the 1st Battalion, Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment. Remember this brave soldier who was sent far away from his home, friends and whanau. Died in a foreign land as he was willing to put his life on the line for his country and the fight for freedom. Lest we Forget.
    Public - Roscoe - Comrade - 15 September 2017



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