Māori › Westland Breeze Died 25 May 1941 PDF Key details Service number3220 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankPrivate AWMM 18 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News 17 December 1941 - This image may be subject to copyright View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWestland AWMM SurnameBreeze AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number3220 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM 32 Queen Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs E. Rutherford (sister), 32 Queen Street, Onehunga, AWMM Relationship statusPre 5 January 1940 AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign1941 AWMM World War 2/wars AWMM Crete AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number3220 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Vessel was Orion AWMM Private AWMM 18 Infantry Battalion AWMM 2NZEF: 1st Echelon AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Presumed Dead AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM 18 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Westland Breeze was the son of Joseph Jerome Breeze and of Elizabeth Breeze (nee McBlain), of Kaihu, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death25 May 1941 AWMM Age 36 AWMM Crete, Greece AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Auckland Domain, an Olive Tree (Olea europaea) planted close to the Auckland War Memorial Museum in the grounds of the Auckland Domain commemorates those who fought on Crete in 1941. AWMM Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Westland Breeze by laying a poppy. Stephen George Breeze Sydney Breeze Westland Breeze William Henry Breeze William Henry David Breeze Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Westland Breeze Leave a note Contribute › Processing Son of Joseph Jerome Breeze and of Elizabeth Breeze (nee McBlain), of Kaihu, Auckland, New Zealand. Born 19 Nov 1904 Hokitika Public - Donna - Other Relative - 7 April 2015 Report Related objects Roll of honour : Auckland province, 1939-1945 Library / Pictorial › publication Auckland, N.Z. D797.N5 AUC Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945 Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives MS-1993-139 Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2105688 Sources Used DocumentsDawson, W. (1961). 18 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM 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 24 AWMM Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 07 April 2015DonnaAuckland New ZealandOther Relative 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.