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Full Name
Charles George Woon
Rank Last Held
Gunner
Forename(s)
Charles George
Surname
Woon
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
23239
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Gunner
Occupation before Enlistment
Hotel Steward
Next of Kin
Miss Rosemarie Woon (daughter), St John's Hill, Wanganui, New Zealand
Marital Status
Divorced
Enlistment Address
163 Mt Eden Road, Auckland, New Zealand
Military District
Auckland
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 2nd Echelon
Embarkation Unit
New Zealand Artillery
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 2
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 204
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Artillery, 5Field Regiment
Place of Death
England
Date of Death
21 October 1940
Age at Death
36
Year of Death
1940
Cemetery Name
Lenham Cemetery, Lenham, Kent, England
Grave Reference
Sec. B. Grave 1037
Memorial Name
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
Biographical Notes
Son of Arthur Robert and Alice Francis Woon, of Auckland
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940)
  • Auckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139.
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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