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Louis Grafton Moran

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Louis Grafton AWMM
  • Surname
    Moran AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    438682 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 31 Wairoa Road, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Moran (wife), 31 Wairoa Road, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    438682 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
    WW2 Painter AWMM
    RotoruaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Louis Moran was the son of William Sutton Moran and Ossalla May Moran (nee Walsh), Grafton, New South Wales, Australia. He was the husband of Mary Moran, Koutu. AWMM
    • Father of Merania Mary born Rotorua 27 May 1943. Grandfather of four, Great-Grandfather of nine and Great-great Grandfather of one. Public - Louise - Other Relative - 16 August 2015 - Only child Merania Mary, Birth Certificate. Family knowledge and family research.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 March 1944 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cassino War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VI.G.23 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

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  • My mothers father. Visited his grave in 1994 at Monte Casino.
    Public - Phillip - Other relative - 22 April 2020
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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/2609530
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 12 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1943 to 31st December, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.137 AWMM
    • 21 Battalion (Official history of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45) AWMM

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22 April 2020PhillipNew ZealandOther relative
16 August 2015LouiseRotorua New ZealandOther Relative

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