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Owen Phillip Amoore

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen Phillip AWMM
  • Surname
    Amoore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    66585 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
    Unknown AWMM Kingseat Hospital, Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr P.G. Amoore, Tirau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    66585 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr Philip George and Olive Amoore, Tirau, New Zealand AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM Grave VIII, E.3. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Tirau District 1939 - 1945, Tirau Museum, Tirau, New Zealand AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Owen Phillip Amoore

Leave a note

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  • I am Owen's half brother born into his father's second family after Owen's mother died of cancer. I would value any material or information concerning Owen. Keith Amoore. amoorekeith@gmail.com
    Public - Keith - Sibling - 6 May 2016
  • My Grandfather served with Owen, I have photos of his grave and also of him in camp if any family members which to contact me i would be more than happy to send them on
    Public - carlene - Researcher - 4 February 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 8 AWMM
    • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
06 May 2016KeithPukekohe. New ZealandSibling
04 February 2015carlenenew zealandResearcher
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