James Henry AWMM
Also known as
WWII 61173 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs H.T. Bowmar, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Son of Henry Thomas Bowmar, and Jessie Isabella Bowmar, of Waipu.
Was educated at Waipu.
Enlisted in 1940 and left with a reinforcement after serving with a coastal defence unit.
Two brothers were killed in World War 2 James Henry Bowmar (61173) and Peter Morris Bowmar (22136) AWMM
28 July 1942 AWMM
Age 30 AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM 3. D. 26. AWMM
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- Northland roll of honour and servicemen of WW II [electronic resource]. (2002). Whangarei, N.Z.: Returned Services Association. AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
WW2 4: WW2 37 AWMM
- Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
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