Māori › Peter William Crees Died 8 August 1944 PDF Key details Service numberNZ43831 AWMM WWII 43831 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchAir Force AWMM Last rankLeading Aircraftman/Military AWMM Royal New Zealand Air Force, Base Depot Workshop AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Bourail Memorial panels 3rd from left Panel 3 - This image may be subject to copyright View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesPeter William AWMM SurnameCrees AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberNZ43831 AWMM WWII 43831 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 enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchAir Force AWMM Service numberNZ43831 AWMM WWII 43831 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency Enlistment Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Royal New Zealand Air Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLeading Aircraftman/Military AWMM Royal New Zealand Air Force, Base Depot Workshop AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of William and Winifred Crees, of Avondale, Auckland AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death8 August 1944 AWMM Age 21 AWMM Pacific AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled on Active Service AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameBourail Memorial, Bourail New Zealand War Cemetery, New Caledonia AWMM Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial Cross, 1939 - 1940, St Judes (Anglican) Church, St Jude Street, Avondale, Auckland AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Peter William Crees by laying a poppy. Charles Barkley Creemer Thomas Albert Creery Peter William Crees Albert William Creese Walter Reginald Creeser Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Peter William Crees Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945 Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives MS-1993-139 Sources Sources Contribute › External linksSt Judes (Anglican) Church, St Jude Street, Avondale, Auckland http://www.stjudes.co.nz/Stjudes-Home.html Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2187176 Sources Used DocumentsMartyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM 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.