Robert Matthew AWMM
Also known as
WWII 33688 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
WW2 Tui Street, Taihape AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
WW2 Mr T.R. Rae (father), Tui St, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
List of 2NZEF POW (MS 2009/8)
- WW2 POW - Salonike 8B 714 ER. 18A 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
Germany, Europe 2NZEF, Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. N.Z. 1945.
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Went away with the Third Echelon, but on arrival in the Middle East, he was attached to the First Echelon and was a member of the Bren Gun crew.
Taken POW in Greece and spent 4 years in Stalag 18A in Germany.
On mobilisation, resumed droving and mustering.
Husband of Nancy and Father of Neil, Robert and Robyn. AWMM
4 January 1988 AWMM
Age 70 AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
Plot 16, Row C8, Block 1, Taihape Cemetery AWMM
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- List of 2NZEF Prisoners of War. 1941-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 2009/8. AWMM
- Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
- Great Britain Army. (1945). Germany and German occupied territories : imperial prisoners of war alphabetical list : section 4. London, U.K.: Government Printer. AWMM
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