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Carville Munro

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Carville AWMM
  • Surname
    Munro AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    7298 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 September 1914 AWMM TaihapeManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    Taihape AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 13 Fortunatus Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr A.R. Munro (grandfather), Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    20 January 1942 AWMM
    The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for Munro, Carville. (Ref. WO 373/18/301). Military Medal. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Lieutenant C. Munro, MM; born Taihape, 26 Sep 1914; clerk, Wellington; 4 Fd Amb Oct 1939-Aug 1945 (RSM); Registrar 6 Gen Hosp, Japan, 1946-47. (Source: McKinney, J.B. Medical Units of 2 NZEF in Middle East and Italy. p.166.)

    'There was heavy shelling in 4 Brigade area all day on 29 and 30 November. The enemy was ranging on a battery near 4 ADS. Several of the wounded in the ADS received fresh wounds, and eight of the staff were wounded and one killed. One of the medical orderlies, L-Corporal C. Munro, carried out his duties during the shelling with complete disregard for personal safety and was later awarded the MM.' (Source: McKinney, J.B. Medical Units of 2 NZEF in Middle East and Italy. p. 166.) AWMM
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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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 130 AWMM
    • McKinney, J. (1952). Medical units of 2NZEF in Middle East and Italy. Wellington, N.Z.: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      p.166. AWMM
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