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

Harry Douglas Irwin

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Harry Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Irwin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    64685 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o N.Z. Government Army Department, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr H. Irwin (father), Apia, Samoa, Pacific Islands AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    64685 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Soldier/Civilian AWMM
    SamoaPacific AWMM
  • 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 ›
  • Husband of Mary; father of Harry, Bill, Moana,Anne and Leigh

    Service: Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    10 April 2004 AWMM
    Age 83 AWMM
    KaitaiaNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block S Row 45 Plot 9 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: New Zealand Herald,13 April 2004 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Harry Douglas Irwin by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Harry Douglas Irwin

Leave a note

Contribute ›
  • My beautiful Papa Irwin, big man, with such a gentle soul.
    Love always xx
    Public - Soraya - Researcher - 29 March 2018
  • RIP Uncle Doug x Always in my thoughts.
    Public - Mary Elizabeth - 22 April 2017

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
21 April 2016Mary Leigh Auckland New ZealandChild
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 License Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License