Māori › Ronald Lewis Patrick Pooley Born 17 March 1921 - Died 6 May 2007 PDF Key details Service number292204 AWMM Also known asRon AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW2 Lance Corporal/Military AWMM New Zealand Army Service Corps, No 1 Ammunition Company AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Ronald Lewis Patrick Pooley 1942 - This image may be subject to copyright Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesRonald Lewis Patrick AWMM SurnamePooley AWMM Ingoa Also known asRon AWMM Service number292204 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth17 March 1921 AWMM AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentPre 1 December 1941 AWMM 1 Quest Street, Mt Roskill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Unknown AWMM 1 Quest Street, Mt Roskill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupationAuto Battery Retailer/Civilian AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs A. Pooley (mother), 1 Quest Street, Mt Roskill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Mrs A. Pooley (mother), 1 Quest Street, Mt Roskill, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1 November 1942 AWMM Single AWMM Pre 5 January 1945 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignPacific AWMM Italy AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number292204 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military trainingBasic Training AWMM Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Dec 1941 AWMM Age 20 AWMM Battery Maker/Civilian AWMM AWMM WW2 Unknown AWMM Battery Maker/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Vessel was Brastagi AWMM Driver/Military AWMM 3rd Division, Ammunition Company AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM WW2 Vessel was Empress of Scotland AWMM Lance Corporal/Military AWMM 16 Motor Transport Company AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM 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 rankWW2 1 February 1946 AWMM Lance Corporal/Military AWMM New Zealand Army Service Corps, No 1 Ammunition Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ronald Pooley was the son of A.E. Pooley, husband of Mavis; father of Gail and TrevorService held at RSA Henderson, New ZealandCenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1999 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death6 May 2007 AWMM Age 86 AWMM AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes CemeteryWaikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Soldiers Ash Burial K Row 11a Plot 123 AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference ObituaryDeath notice: New Zealand Herald, 8 May 2007 AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember Ronald Lewis Patrick Pooley by laying a poppy. Reginald Alexander Richard Pooley Reginald Eric Pooley Ronald Lewis Patrick Pooley Frederick Herbert Poolman George James Poor Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ronald Lewis Patrick Pooley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAuckland Council. West (Waikumete) burial and cremation records search http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/parksfacilities/cemeteries/Pages/westcemeterysearch.aspx Sources Used DocumentsThe New Zealand Herald AWMM The New Zealand Herald AWMM 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 WW2 9: WW2 320 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 WW2 15: WW2 114 AWMM The New Zealand Herald AWMM Death notice: New Zealand Herald, 8 May 2007 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.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.