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Men of Napier

This poppy has been placed here in remembrance of Men of Napier who fought in WW2.

2

Unknown Soldier

This poppy has been left by Washington Irvine in memory of the unknown soldier.

3

Tony Larmer

Fought in the navy in WWII

4

Craig Leslie Williams

DOB: 28/03/1949
Deceased: No
Service Number: 547522
Serving Forces: NZ Army
Theatre of War: None
Service: CMT
Medals/Awards: NZ Defence Medal, Others

Manager of the Napier RSA

5

C. Callaghan

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 23141
Theatre of War: Somme, France
Service: Rifleman

KIA. Aged 18, 29 Sep 1916

6

S H Cox

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 23/1601
Theatre of War: Somme, France
Service: Private

KIA  Aged 23, 15/9/1916

7

Cpl J.E.Elmes

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 29/08
Theatre of War: Gallapoli

DOW. ex Gallipoli on HMS Syria. Aged 23, 18-Nov-2015

8

Private H.R.Kaye

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 34084

m/Camp Salisbury, 29/5/1917

9

Sgt E.L.Limbrick

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 30242
Theatre of War: Ypres, Belgium

KIA in Ypres, Belgium. Aged 23. 4-Oct-1917

10

Pte A.J.Salamonson

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 46096
Theatre of War: Belgium

DOW in Belgium. Aged 19 15-Oct-1917

11

Pte Gordon David Anderson

DOB: 3/7/16
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 10/2514

KIA – France

12

Lt Cyril BLAKENEY

DOB: 9/8/16
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 7/1568
Theatre of War: Egypt

KIA – Egypt

13

Tpr Thomas Caulfield

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 11/864

Died of wounds – 16/11/17

14

Rfm Kenneth Douglas

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 47127
Theatre of War: France

Died of wounds France – 11/11/18

15

L/Sgt George Edward Fletcher

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 12996

Died of disease – 29/10/17

16

Pte Guy Ralph

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 12/747
Theatre of War: Egypt ex Gallipoli

Died of wounds –  8/5/15

17

Pte Raukawa Hura

Service Number: 16/1339
Theatre of War: UK ex France

Died of disease – 10/4/17

18

Tpr Royal Richard Lobb

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: Tpr Royal Richard Lobb
Theatre of War: Palestine

Died of wounds  – 25/9/18

19

Pte William Rutledge Menzies

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 46654
Theatre of War: France

killed in action –  5/4/18

20

WO1 Jonathan Thomas NOTLEY

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 13/128

Drowned at sea en route to Egypt – 4/5/17

21

Pte Albert Edwin Pritchard

Service Number: 75872

Died of disease at sea – 4/9/18

23

Debbie Seamer

Deceased: Yes

Gone but never forgotten.

24

Eunice Vera Lett

DOB: 15/12/1907
Deceased: Yes

With loving memory of my lovely mother

from Joy

25

Private Noel Painter

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 451758
Serving Forces: Army
Theatre of War: Italy
Service: WWII

To dad from his loving family

26

William Miller C/Petty Officer

DOB: 28.3.1928
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: NZ 12595
Serving Forces: Navy
Medals/Awards: Korean Medals

In memory of Dusty from his wife and daughters

28

Kenneth Arthur Peter SOWRY

DOB: 4 August 1922
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 145398
Serving Forces: 2nd NZEF / 25th Bn
Theatre of War: WWII

Loved son of Garnet and Ada SOWRY of Pahiatua. Dearly loved husband of Edith SOWRY (nee MYGIND) and father of Helen and Beverley

29

John Sydney Renowden

DOB: 21/12/1924
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 621095
Serving Forces: NZ Army
Theatre of War: WWII
Service: JFORCE
Medals/Awards: War Medal 1939/45. NZ Service Medal.

In loving memory of a wonderful husband, father and grandfather. Laid at rest, forever in our memories.

30

Pte William Stanley Elvin Alderton

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 1/562
Serving Forces: NZEF
Service: WWI

I dedicate this poppy to my father. Always remembered.

31

Stanley Robert Alderton

Sailed on Aquatania ex Auckland to Middle East and Italy.

32

William James Watts

DOB: May 21, 1895
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: Rifleman 25657 C Coy, 2nd Bn, NZ rifle Brigade
Serving Forces: New Zealand Army
Theatre of War: WW1

My Uncle, died in action Passchendaele, October 12, 1917, body never recovered

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FLIGHT SERGEANT MAURICE ALEXANDER DIXON

DOB: 8.10.15
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: NZ 433046
Serving Forces: NZ AIR FORCE
Theatre of War: WW11
Service: INDIA
Medals/Awards: BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL

WE WILL BE WITH YOU ON THE 25TH APRIL AND ALWAYS

35

Thomas Anthony Larsen

Deceased: Yes
Serving Forces: NZ NAVY
Service: WWII

For Dad

36

Unknown Soldier

“Lest We Forget”

37

Lawrence Noel Williams

DOB: 16/07/1916
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 11330
Serving Forces: NZ ARMY
Theatre of War: WWII
Service: Sapper

In Memory Of Dad from Beth, Julian, Sue and families.

38

James Patrick Mulholland

DOB: 1896
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 58903
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: FRANCE
Service: WW1
Medals/Awards: 1914 Service Medal / 1914-19 Great War Medal

Miss Your Company Dad, Love Biddy.

39

SIDNEY HERBERT COX (PTE)

DOB: 27/12/1893
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 231601
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: SOMME
Service: WWI

Uncle,

Sad that I never got to meet you.

You were always missed deeply by your family.

Marjorie

40

Alexander Allan McLellan

DOB: 27/5/1914
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 485337
Serving Forces: NZ Army
Theatre of War: Pacific
Service: Gunner 17th Fiel, 3rd Division, 2nd NZEF
Medals/Awards: Star 1939,Pacific Star 1941-45,Defence Medal 1939-1945,War medal 1939-45,NZ War Service Medal 1939-45

In memory of a loving Father and Grand-dad,

Joy, Jaime & Michelle

41

Percy Roy Thompson (Gunner)

DOB: 28/03/1893
Service Number: 42930
Serving Forces: NZ Expedionary Forces
Theatre of War: Western European
Service: 08/1/1917-21/7/1919

In memory of my father who fought in World War 1, and was one of the lucky ones who came back.

We all loved you Dad.

Your loving daughter Margaret.

42

Monte Richard Davies

DOB: 18/10/1928
Deceased: Yes
Serving Forces: NZ POLICE

Love you and miss you heaps,

Margaret

43

VICTOR THOMAS ROUSE SGT

DOB: 12/04/1905
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 471825
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: EGYPT
Service: WWII

MISSING YOU.

TILL WE MEET AGAIN,

YOUR LOVING DAUGHTER.

MARJORIE

44

MAJOR LESLIE ERIC CALLON

DOB: 16/12/1896
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 503919
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: 1st NZEF & Military Forces - ENGLAND & AUSTRALIA
Service: WW1 & WW2

Remembered Proudly With Love,

Lesley & Family.

45

PRIVATE WILLIAM LAWRENCE REID

DOB: 31/12/1894
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: NZ10/504
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: EGYPT
Service: WWI
Medals/Awards: 1914 STAR / British War Medal / Victory Medal

TO DAD,

WITH LOVE FROM YOUR FAMILY xxx

46

SILILA PURCELL

DOB: 1924
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 46064
Serving Forces: ARMY
Theatre of War: NORTH AFRICA
Service: WW11
Medals/Awards: 1939-45 STAR, NORTH AFICA STAR, VICTORY MEDAL

YOUR SACIFICE WAS NOT IN VAIN.

FROM PAT & JOHN PURCELL & FAMILY.

47

Samuel William Mosebury Banks

Deceased: Yes
Service Number: 6/3965
Serving Forces: NZ ARMY
Theatre of War: WW1

Lest we forget.

49

Pani Arapata Tipoki

DOB: 27/08/1947
Deceased: Yes
Service Number: D545655
Serving Forces: NZ ARMY
Theatre of War: Vietnam War
Service: Served NZ 1 Battalion, Singapore 1969. Served Victor 5, 2RAR-Anzac Battalion 1970/71,Tour of duty to Vietnam.
Medals/Awards: New Zealand Operational Service Medal, The Vietnam Medal, The New Zealand General Services Medal (Vietnam), Vietnamese Campaign Medal

Rest in Peace. Lest we forget.