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Unknown AWMM Box 51, Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM
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Mrs T. Robson (mother), Box 51, Kaitaia, New Zealand AWMM
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Monte Robson was the son of Hakiaha and Tanekare Robson, of Kaitaia, New Zealand.
Previously posted as prisoner of war and wounded, Lance-Corporal Monte Robson, of Pukepoto, was reported as died of wounds. He was the son of Mrs Jack Robson, of Pukepoto.
He left New Zealand with the Second Echelon Maori Battalion and took part in the fighting both in Greece and Crete. Early in September he was reported prisoner of war and in hospital in Greece, and in a letter bearing the date June 12 to his mother stated that though in hospital and a prisoner, he was in good spirits.
Died of wounds while a prisoner of war AWMM
26 August 1941 AWMM
Age 25 AWMM
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Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece AWMM 8. A. 11. AWMM
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- Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMM
- Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
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