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Full Name
Henry Dickey
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Henry
Surname
Dickey
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
62714
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Quarryman
Next of Kin
Mrs M. Dickey (mother), R.M.D., Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
R.M.D., Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand
Military District
Whangarei
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 4
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 95
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
4 November 1942
Age at Death
34
Year of Death
1942
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
  • Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
  • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories
Memorial Reference
Column 102.
Biographical Notes
Son of Mrs M Dickey of Tamaterau.
Description of Image
Portrait, Weekly News
Additional Information
Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers.
Further References
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941)
  • 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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