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Full Name
Arthur Duncan
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Arthur
Surname
Duncan
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
7937
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Bushman
Next of Kin
Mr William Duncan (father), Heriot Cottage, Broughton Ferry, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Nelson Creek, New Zealand
Military District
Greymouth
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
New Zealand Infantry Brigade
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 52
Campaigns
Crete
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
22 May 1941
Age at Death
37
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference
Face 13
Biographical Notes
Son of William and Jessie Adam Duncan, of Broughty Ferry, Dundee, Scotland
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
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