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Bernard Owen Morgan

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bernard Owen AWMM
  • Surname
    Morgan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    40722 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 June 1910 AWMM CroydonSurrey AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 7 January 1941 AWMM Haast Pass Rd, Cromwell, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr F. Morgan (father), 16 Retreat Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 May 1941 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    40722 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Spent 10 days in No 2 NZ General Hospital, Western Desert and No 3 NZ General Hospital, Cairo AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Heart failure AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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About death

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  • Death
    26 April 1996 AWMM
    Age 85 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ruru Lawn Cemetery, off Ruru Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Plot 26-27, Block 1G AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Christchurch Press, 27 April 1996 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • ANZAC DAY 2024
    Lest We forget
    Sadly missed Grandad
    Always remembered
    Leanne xx
    Public - Leanne - 25 April 2024
  • Another anzac day grandad
    Poppies on our house this year !!
    Always remembered
    Lest we forget
    Love always
    Public - Leanne - Other relative - 24 April 2020
  • Grandad 21 Anzac days have passed since your passing Always remembered with great love and respect In my heart forever Your grand daughter Leanne xxx
    Public - Leanne - Sibling - 25 April 2017
  • Still miss u grandad Always remembered Lest we forget Love alwaysxxx Leanne
    Public - Leanne - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016
  • Always Remembered In my Heart Forever Grandad Sadly Missed. Leanne
    Public - leanne - Other Relative - 19 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.252 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2024Leanne Westport Other
24 April 2020Leanne Westport Other relative
19 April 2015leannehororata new zealandOther Relative

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