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Athol Russell Morris

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Athol Russell AWMM
  • Surname
    Morris AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    616939 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 C/o B. Hitchcock, Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs K. Morris (mother), P.O. Box 10, Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    616939 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Son of Cyril Russel Morris, and Lyaheika Morris, of Kawhia AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 July 1944 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Florence War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VII. B. 1. 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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  • Kia Ora, his Mothers correct name is Ngakeiha NOT Lyaheika, I descend through a sister of Ngakeiha
    Public - Aubry - Other relative - 13 November 2021
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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11 December 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
13 November 2021AubryPoriruaOther relative

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