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Charles Anthony Gallagher

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Anthony AWMM
  • Surname
    Gallagher AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tony AWMM
  • Service number
    27573 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 July 1919 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    09July 1919 Public - Sharon - Child - 6 October 2016 - Family - eldest daughter
  • Place of birth
    Fairlie Public - Sharon - Child - 6 October 2016 - Daughter
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Sherwood Downs, Rural Delivery, Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Electrician Public - Sharon - Child - 6 October 2016 - Daughter
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Dorothy Sarah Gallagher (mother), Sherwood Downs, Rural Delivery, Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Married to Mary EVELYN Gallagher ( Nee O'Neill) Public - Sharon - Child - 6 October 2016 - Eldest daughter

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    27573 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Evelyn

    Awarded a Queens Service Medal in 1979

    Death notice shows that he was Justice of the Peace AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 December 2001 AWMM
    Age 82 AWMM
    TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • 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
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2762736
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 3: WW2 164 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 October 2016SharonTimaru NZChild

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