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Full Name: James Elliott Falloon
Rank Last Held: Trooper
Forename(s): James Elliott
Surname: Falloon
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 16423
Date of Birth: 6 February 1918
Place of Birth: Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand
First Known Rank: Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment: Farmer
Next of Kin: Mrs E.M. Falloon (mother), Wangaehu, Masterton, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Wangaehu, Masterton, New Zealand
Embarkation Unit: 2 Divisional Cavalry
Embarkation Date: 1 April 1941 - 30 June 1941
Campaigns: Western Desert
Last Unit Served: Divisional Cavalry
Place of Death: Western Desert
Date of Death: 29 November 1941
Age at Death: 23
Year of Death: 1941
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya
Grave Reference: 6.E.16.
Biographical Notes: Son of Arthur Henry and of Evelyn Falloon (ne Elliott), of Masterton.
Further References: Loughnan, R.J.M., 1963, Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45: Divisional Cavalry, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, p. 142.
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