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Full Name
Moses Daniels
Rank Last Held
Lance Corporal
Forename(s)
Moses
Surname
Daniels
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
39308
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mrs Winnie Davis (wife), Helensville, North Auckland, New Zealand
Marital Status
Married
Enlistment Address
Kaihu, North Auckland, New Zealand
Military District
Dargaville
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 2nd Echelon
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 2
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 47
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
El Alamein, Egypt
Date of Death
27 July 1942
Age at Death
34
Year of Death
1942
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference
XXVIII. B. 7.
Memorial Name
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
  • Family grave memorial, St Agnes' Catholic Churchyard, Kaihu Valley, Northland
Description of Image
Family grave memorial, St Agnes' Catholic Churchyard, Kaihu Valley, Northland. The memorial is shared with his infant daughter's headstone. (photo Ross Beddows)
Further References
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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