Topic: Tauranga Roll of Honour: World War Two

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Several names of those killed during World War II are missing from Tauranga's war memorials. This page is an attempt to list those Tauranga people who served during World War Two and the memorials to them. To meet the criteria people need to have lived in Tauranga, enlisted from Tauranga or already be listed on a local memorial.

Tauranga War Memorials (World War II)

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Tauranga people that died as a result of War Service

  1. J Aorangi
  2. R M Baker
  3. A E W Bradmore
  4. N Breward
  5. John Rawhiti Brown (c1919-1941) 28th Maori Battalion
  6. B H Budd
  7. G H E Carswell
  8. C A Carter
  9. K A Chittock
  10. G H Collins
  11. P T Cullen
  12. J L Curtis
  13. D H Elder
  14. W H Flower
  15. C L M Forsyth
  16. George Gardiner (1894-1941) Cenotaph Matakana Island born George Gardiner received the Cross of Karageorge, a Serbian Decoration for bravery during WW1. He went on to serve with the A.I.F. during WW2 and died of wounds in Libya in 1941.
  17. R Gilmore
  18. N Griffin
  19. C W Guiness
  20. Arthur Howard Gumbley (1916-1941)
  21. F A Hogan
  22. Derek Stephen Hall (1920-1943)
  23. Brian Charles Hamilton (1919-1941)
  24. A F Hampshire
  25. Jack Lionel Harrison (1913-1943)
  26. Albert Heke (1920-1944)
  27. A Heke
  28. A T Heke
  29. J Heke
  30. T Heslop
  31. W Jones
  32.  P W Kirk
  33. Ernest Reginald Lloyd (1918-1945)
  34. S J Luke
  35. W H McMaster
  36. W R Mansell
  37. Frank Wilfred Marshall (1919-1943)
  38. J L Marshall
  39. J L Marshall
  40. R L Martin
  41. R H T Martin
  42. Lawrence Edgecumbe Maxfield (1911-1941)
  43. G E C Mayfield
  44. Cyril Leslie Reginald Milne (1917-1942)
  45. Norman Mitchell (1917-1942)
  46. Robert Guy Morris (1919-1943)
  47. Frank Sidney Norris (1922-1944)
  48. O H Oden
  49. K W Papps - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  50. Francis Soltau Pillans (1914-1941)
  51. Gordon Vivian Riggir (1921-1945)
  52. Thomas Blundell Rimmer (1913-1945)
  53. M T Rosevere
  54. C J Sargent
  55. R L Sharplin
  56. C M Smith
  57. R D Smith
  58. D H Stephens
  59. O K Sutherland - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  60. R J Sutherland
  61. N H Tanner
  62. T B Tanner
  63. D Tawhiao
  64. M Tawhiao
  65. F W C Thomson
  66. Derrick Hamilton Tovey (1911-1943)
  67. H N Tutahi
  68. G W Washer
  69. W A Watts
  70. S D Wells
  71. R Whareaitu
  72. B Wharepapa
  73. P A Williams

Tauranga people who served during World War II

  1. R Amoore - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  2. F W Ellery - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  3. Te K Harawira - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  4. W H Hill - Te Puke http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  5. Margaret Mary Molloy (?-2007) Nurse Cenotaph
  6. William Norris (1919-?)
  7. Alexander Alan Twaddle (1923-2014)
  8. R Whareaitu - Matapihi, Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html
  9. J D Wylde-Browne - Tauranga http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sooty/AWN1943.html

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