Alan Stuart Galbraith 20 February 1916 - 12 July 1942 Key details Contribute › Service number8347 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeLieutenant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry 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 Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyrig … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlan Stuart AWMM SurnameGalbraith AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8347 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth20 February 1916 AWMM Place of birthInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMClerk AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMHolmes StreetOamaruOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Catherine Flora Galbraith (wife)C/o J.H. Bickey23 McQuarrie StreetInvercargillSouthlandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number8347 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM26 (Canterbury & Otago) Infantry Regiment AWMMSecond Lieutenant 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 Discharge Contribute › DischargeLieutenant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Alan Galbraith was the son of William Ernest Galbraith and of Grace Galbraith (nee Norton), of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand; husband of Catherine Flora Galbraith, of Invercargill. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death12 July 1942 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceXXI. D. 2. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Alan Stuart Galbraith by laying a poppy. Francis Galavan James Oliver Galbally Alan Stuart Galbraith Alexander Galbraith David Galbraith Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Alan Stuart Galbraith Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources Used 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 164 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.