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Full Name: Arthur Albert Harold Bryant
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Arthur Albert Harold
Surname: Bryant
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 8015
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Hotel porter
Next of Kin: Mrs M. Bryant, care of Post office, Greymouth, New Zealand
Marital Status: Separated
Enlistment Address: 325 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
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 27
Campaigns: Greece
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Greece
Date of Death: 27 April 1941
Age at Death: 29
Year of Death: 1941
Memorial Name: Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference: Face 13.
Biographical Notes: Arthur Bryant was the son of Harold and Daisy Bryant; husband of Marie Verna Bryant.
Description of Image:
  • Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in the Domain, Auckland and later moved to the Hall of Memories, Auckland War Memorial Museum on Anzac Day 1999 in memory of those who died in Greece.
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 1
  • Hall of Memories, World War 2, Auckland War Memorial Museum, April 1999, view 2
Sources Used:
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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