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Full Name: Trevor Francis Markham
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Trevor Francis
Surname: Markham
War: World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.: 12928
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Farm labourer
Next of Kin: Mrs L.J. Markham (mother), 4 Ure Street, Oamaru, New Zealand
Marital Status: Single
Enlistment Address: 4 Ure Street, Oamaru, New Zealand
Military District: Oamaru
Body on Embarkation: Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit: 26 Canterbury and Otago Battalion
Nominal Roll Number: WW2 3
Page on Nominal Roll: WW2 317
Last Unit Served: 20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death: Crete
Date of Death: 22 May 1941
Age at Death: 31
Year of Death: 1941
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Memorial Name: Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece
Memorial Reference: Face 13
Biographical Notes: Trevor Markham was the son of Alfred and Louis J. M. P. Markham, of Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand.
Description of Image: Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Pringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy URL: http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.html
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941)
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