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Full Name: William Laurie Clelland Horn
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): William Laurie Clelland
Surname: Horn
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 9394
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Labourer
Next of Kin: Mrs A. Horn (mother), 74 Broughton Street, Gore, Southland, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: Public Works Department, Lyall Bush, Southland, New Zealand
Military District: Invercargill
Body on Embarkation: Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit: 20 (Canterburt & Otago) Infantry Battalion
Nominal Roll Number: WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll: WW2 85
Campaigns: Crete
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Crete
Date of Death: 25 May 1941
Age at Death: 26
Year of Death: 1941
Cemetery Name: Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece
Grave Reference: 2. B. 2.
Biographical Notes: William Horn was the son of David and Agnes Horn, of Gore, Southland, New Zealand.
Sources Used:
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL:
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