Topic: Robert Guy Morris (1919-1943)

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Tauranga man Robert Guy Morris was killed in the Pacific in 1943 during World War II (1939-1945).

Robert Guy Morris (1919-1943)Robert Guy Morris was born in 1919. He was the son of William and Mary Anna Morris of 4 Arundel Street, Tauranga.

Robert was reported 'Missing on Active Service'.

He died in the Pacific on 13 July 1943.

Robert is remembered in Tauranga's Memorial Grove, two rows of totara trees located on Fifteenth Avenue which stand as a memorial to 41 former Tauranga District High School students killed during World War II (1939-1945).


Sources:

Cenotaph Database

Reunion leads to hunt for war dead - research by Betty Eaton-Woodcock (Bay of Plenty Times, 25 April 2011, pp. 10-11).

Roll of Honour. Naval Casualties. Evening Post (19 July 1943, p. 4).

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Robert Guy Morris (1919-1943)


Year:1943
Note:Service Number: 4196
First Names:Robert Guy
Last Name:Morris
Date of Birth:1919
Country of birth:New Zealand
Date of death:13 July 1943
Place of death:Pacific
Place of burial:New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport Naval Base
Fathers name:William Henry Morris
Mothers name:Mary Anna Morris
Military Service:World War II (1939-1945)

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