Herbert Lance Elkington Unknown date of birth - Died 8 May 1943 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number62804 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLance Corporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesHerbert Lance AWMM SurnameElkington AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number62804 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW2 Lighthouse keeper AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Madsen, French Pass, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMiss H.O. Hippolite (sister), Madsen, French Pass, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number62804 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMNelson, Tasman, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Private AWMM; 28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLance Corporal AWMM28 (Maori) Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death24 AWMM Date of death8 May 1943 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathTunisia AWMM Death notesTunisia AWMM Cemetery nameEnfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia AWMM Grave referenceVI. D. 28. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Herbert Lance Elkington by laying a poppy. John Gordon Eliott Arthur Frederick Elkington Herbert Lance Elkington John Arthur Elkington Arthur Charles Elkins Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Herbert Lance Elkington Leave a note Contribute › Processing Thank you uncle Herbert, you are not forgotten. Public - Apiata - Other Relative - 14 May 2015 Report Thankyou uncle your whanau remember you Public - Lyman - Other Relative - 1 April 2015 Report Thankyou auncle Herbert your whanau remember Public - Lyman - Other Relative - 1 April 2015 Report Sources Sources Contribute › External links28th 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. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 4: WW2 107 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 14 May 2015ApiataSydney AustraliaOther Relative 01 April 2015LymanMelbourne australiaOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.