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Full Name
Archibald Aitchison
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Archibald
Surname
Aitchison
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
17365
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Shearer and labourer
Next of Kin
Mrs A Aitchison (mother), Heriot, New Zealand
Enlistment Address
Heriot, New Zealand
Military District
Invercargill
Embarkation Unit
Infantry Reinforcements
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
27 November 1941
Age at Death
40
Year of Death
1941
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya
Grave Reference
6. A. 16
Biographical Notes
Son of Robert and Charlotte Marshall Aitchison, of Heriot, Otago, New Zealand
Sources Used
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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