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Alan Stuart Galbraith

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan Stuart AWMM
  • Surname
    Galbraith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8347 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 February 1916 AWMM InvercargillSouthland AWMM
    Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Holmes Street, Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Catherine Flora Galbraith (wife), C/o J.H. Bickey, 23 McQuarrie Street, Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8347 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
    InvercargillSouthland AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 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

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 July 1942 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM XXI. D. 2. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • Documents
    Second 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. AWMM
    WW2 3: WW2 164 AWMM