Māori › Kenneth Clifford Tarr Died 2 November 1945 PDF Key details Service number1277 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankBombardier/Military AWMM New Zealand Artillery, 4 Field Regiment, 26 Battery AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Cassino War Cemetery (Photo. John Wright, 2004) - This image may be subject to copyright View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesKenneth Clifford AWMM SurnameTarr AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number1277 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Report › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth5 March 1919 Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - family papers Place of birthMotu, Gisborne district, NZ Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - family papers Birth notes Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM Collinson and Cunningham Limited,Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs M.H. Tarr (mother), 437 College Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMM Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service number1277 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Gunner/Military AWMM 2NZEF: 1st Echelon AWMM January 1940 to Egypt on ship "Empress of Canada" Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - family papers 28 Jan 1940 "crossed the line" Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - H.M.T. Empress of Canada, card, of the Marine Tradition Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture detailsWW2 Crete, Greece List of 2NZEF POW (MS 2009/8) WW2 POW - PG 57, Gruppignano, Udine, Italy Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List Italy, Europe Italy Imperial POW Alphabetical List WW2 POW - PG 53, Sforzacosta, Macerata, Italy WW2 POW Medically Unfit (R25405151) 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 rankBombardier/Military AWMM New Zealand Artillery, 4 Field Regiment, 26 Battery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Kenneth Tarr was the son of George Clifford and Margaret Hamilton Tarr of Gisborne. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death2 November 1945 AWMM Age 24 AWMM Italy, Europe AWMM Date of death Age at death22yrs Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - family papers Place of deathmissing in action - Crete Public - Craig Dallenger - Direct descendant - 17 January 2018 - presumed Cause of deathKilled on Active Service AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameCassino Memorial, Italy AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Kenneth Clifford Tarr by laying a poppy. George Albert Tarr George Edward Tarr Kenneth Clifford Tarr Lawrence Walter Tarr Maxwell James Tarr Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Kenneth Clifford Tarr Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives MS-2009-8 Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission record https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2098830 Sources Used DocumentsThe New Zealand Herald AWMM The New Zealand Herald reported on 12 June 1948 that Kenneth Tarr was presumed to have died. AWMM List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. 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 p.177 AWMM Great Britain Army. (1945). Italy : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM Prisoners of War 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force - Repatriated Medically Unfit Protected Personnel [WW2 POW Medically Unfit], 1943 , Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAAA 7393/1/v (R25405151) AWMM Prisoners of War still unaccounted for at 1 May 1946 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 17 January 2018Craig DallengerWellington, NZDirect descendant 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.