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Full Name
Hone Duff
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Hone
Surname
Duff
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
25837
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mr A.F.C. Duff (father), 153 Maclaggan Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
153 Maclaggan Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Military District
Dunedin
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
28 (Maori) Battalion
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 132
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
28 (Maori) Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
3 December 1941
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Memorial Reference
Column 102.
Biographical Notes
Hone Duff was the son of Albert Cameron Duff and Pipiriki Duff, of Puketeraki, Otago, New Zealand.
Further References
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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