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Maurice Ingram Low

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Grave of Maurice Ingram LOW
Bromley Cemetery, corner of Keighleys and Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand
Photographed 1 January 2013

Grave of Maurice Ingram LOW

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maurice Ingram AWMM
  • Surname
    Low AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ40270 AWMM
    • WWII 40270 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1907 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1907 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 August 2015 - Footstone of grave
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ40270 AWMM
    • WWII 40270 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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  • Embarkation details

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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Automotive accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Maurice Low was the son of Thomas George and Agnes Low, of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 September 1940 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    WigramChristchurch AWMM
  • Date of death
    13 September 1940 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 August 2015 - Christchurch City Council online cemeteries database; http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/interment.asp?id=107703
  • Age at death
    32 Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - Headstone
  • Place of death
    Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - National Library of New Zealand; Paperspast portal; Auckland Star, Volume LXXI, Issue 0, 14 September 1940
  • Cause of death
    • Accidental Death AWMM
    • Motor cycle accident Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - National Library of New Zealand; Paperspast portal; Auckland Star, Volume LXXI, Issue 0, 14 September 1940
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bromley Cemetery, corner of Keighleys and Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM 345. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    A member of the Royal Nov Zealand Air Force at Wigram, Maurice Ingram Low, Has killed instantly shortly after midnight, when the motor cycle he was riding came into a head-on collision with a car at the corner of the Main South Road. Mr. Low, whose father lives in the city, was riding back to Wigram when the accident occurred. The driver of the car was Mr. Eric Hemmingway, of 81, Awa Road, Wellington. He suffered only slight head and leg injuries and was treated as an out-patient at the hospital Public - Sarndra - 12 November 2017 - National Library of New Zealand; Paperspast portal; Auckland Star, Volume LXXI, Issue 0, 14 September 1940
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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