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Full Name
Ian Lang
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
Ian
Surname
Lang
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
8128
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Storekeeper
Next of Kin
Mr J. Lang (father), Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand
Military District
Dunedin
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
20 (Canterbury & Otago) Infantry Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 100
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
30 November 1941
Age at Death
31
Year of Death
1941
Cemetery Name
Halfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference
16. D. 7.
Biographical Notes
Ian Lang was the son of James and Mabel Kate Lang, of Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand.
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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