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Full Name
Allan William Clark
Rank Last Held
Second Lieutenant
Forename(s)
Allan William
Surname
Clark
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
31483
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Second Lieutenant
Occupation before Enlistment
Painter and paper hanger
Next of Kin
Mr F.B. Clark (father), 3 Taipai Street, Wanganui East, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
3 Taipai Street, Wanganui East, New Zealand
Military District
Wanganui
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
25 (Wellington) Infantry Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 85
Campaigns
Greece
Last Unit Served
25Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Greece
Date of Death
24 April 1941
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference
Face 13.
Biographical Notes
Allan Clark was the son of Fred Bertie and Frances Sophie Clark, of Wanganui, New Zealand.
Description of Image
  • Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in the Domain, Auckland and later moved to the Hall of Memories, Auckland War Memorial Museum on Anzac Day 1999 in memory of those who died in Greece.
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 1
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 2
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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