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Bryan Sharpe

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel  S_007. Image taken June 2020.

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War II Hall of Memories Panel S_007. Image taken June 2020.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bryan AWMM
  • Surname
    Sharpe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    70880 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 15 Wairakei Street, Greenlane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM 15 Wairakei Street, Greenlane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs C. Morgan (mother), 15 Wairakei Street, Greenlane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs C. Morgan (mother), 15 Wairakei Street, Greenlane, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    70880 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Suicide, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Bryan Sharpe was the son of Clara Morgan, of Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 November 1943 AWMM
    Age 42 AWMM
    BombaySouth Auckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
    Suicide AWMM
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Prot. Soldiers Area D, Row 2A, Grave 26. 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

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2919641
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 7: WW2 126 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 10 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1943 to 31st March, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 10: WW2 75 AWMM

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