Thomas England Duncan Unknown date of birth - 24 October 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number25841 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Whakarewarewa Village, Memorial Gateway, Rotorua (photo J Ch … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesThomas England AWMM SurnameDuncan AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25841 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMReporoaNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Puke (mother)ReporoaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number25841 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMilitary Medal (MM) AWMM Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMRotoruaBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Thomas England Duncan was the son of Samuel and Mako Duncan, of Wharepaina, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death24 October 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAlamein MemorialEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMMAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMWhakarewarewaTe Hokowhitu-a-tu Memorial GatewayRotorua AWMM Memorial referenceColumn 101. AWMM Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Thomas England Duncan by laying a poppy. Stanley Logan Duncan Stuart Duncan Thomas England Duncan Thomas Smith Rollo Duncan Victor Duncan Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Thomas England Duncan Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945http://www.28maoribattalion.org.nz/Further ReferenceCody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy.http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Maor.htmFurther Reference DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 3: WW2 133 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.