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Full Name
Trevor Francis Markham
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Trevor Francis
Surname
Markham
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
12928
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Farm labourer
Next of Kin
Mrs L.J. Markham (mother), 4 Ure Street, Oamaru, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
4 Ure Street, Oamaru, New Zealand
Military District
Oamaru
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 317
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
22 May 1941
Age at Death
31
Year of Death
1941
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference
Face 13
Biographical Notes
Trevor Markham was the son of Alfred and Louis J. M. P. Markham, of Oamaru, Otago, 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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