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Full Name
Andrew Michael Lynch
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Andrew Michael
Surname
Lynch
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
11862
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
baker
Next of Kin
Mrs Cecilia Lynch (mother), 60 Hazeldean Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
60 Hazeldean Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
Military District
Christchurch
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
20 Canto
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 280
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
24 May 1941
Age at Death
31
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference
Face 13
Biographical Notes
Son of Michael and Cecilia Lynch, of Addington, Canterbury
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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