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Full Name
James Elliott Falloon
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
James Elliott
Surname
Falloon
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
16423
Date of Birth
6 February 1918
Place of Birth
Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand
First Known Rank
Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment
Farmer
Next of Kin
Mrs E.M. Falloon (mother), Wangaehu, Masterton, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Wangaehu, Masterton, New Zealand
Embarkation Unit
2 Divisional Cavalry
Embarkation Date
1 April 1941 - 30 June 1941
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
Divisional Cavalry
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
29 November 1941
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1941
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya
Grave Reference
6.E.16.
Biographical Notes
Son of Arthur Henry and of Evelyn Falloon (ne Elliott), of Masterton.
Further References
Loughnan, R.J.M., 1963, Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45: Divisional Cavalry, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, p. 142.
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