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Full Name
Francis George Malloch
Rank Last Held
Corporal
Forename(s)
Francis George
Surname
Malloch
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
11376
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Sergeant
Occupation before Enlistment
Baker
Next of Kin
Mrs L.M. Malloch (wife), Bealey Street, Hokitika, Greymouth, New Zealand
Marital Status
Married
Enlistment Address
Revell Street, Hokitika, Greymouth, New Zealand
Military District
Greymouth
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
26 Canterbury and Otago Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 315
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
22 May 1941
Age at Death
36
Year of Death
1941
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece
Grave Reference
12. E. 4.
Biographical Notes
Francis Malloch was the son of Edward and Isobella Malloch; husband of Ina Margaret Malloch, of Hokitika, Westland, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Pringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy URL: http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.html
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941)
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