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Full Name: Frank Griffith Bristed
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Frank Griffith
Surname: Bristed
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 8012
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Company Quartermaster Sergeant
Occupation before Enlistment: Salesman
Next of Kin: Mrs Frances Jean Bristed (wife), 58 Rossall Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
Marital Status: Married
Enlistment Address: 58 Rossall Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
Military District: Christchurch
Body on Embarkation: Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 1st Echelon
Embarkation Unit: 20th (Canterbury-Otago) Battalion
Embarkation Date: 5 January 1940
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Destination: Egypt
Nominal Roll Number: WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll: WW2 24
Campaigns: Egypt
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Egypt
Date of Death: 21 May 1941
Age at Death: 40
Year of Death: 1941
Cause of Death: Died of injuries
Cemetery Name: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference: K. 32.
Biographical Notes: Son of Arthur Henry and Kate Bristed; husband of Frances Jean (nee McDougall) Bristed, of Christchurch, Canterbury
Additional Information: Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers.
Further References: Roll of Honour, Evening Post, Volume CXXXI, Issue 121, 24 May 1941, Page 11
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