Alan Cecil Turtill Unknown date of birth - Died 29 November 1941 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number20065 AWMM Also known asAllen Cecil Turtill AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankCaptain AWMM21 Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Weekly News 31 December 1941 - This image may be s … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlan Cecil AWMM SurnameTurtill AWMM Ingoa Also known asAllen Cecil Turtill AWMM Service number20065 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 Chiropractor AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Dick Street, Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Joan Douglas Turtill (wife), Dick Street, Cambridge, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown Married AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number20065 AWMM Military service17th Waikato Regiment AWMM Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 Unknown AWMMHamilton, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Lieutenant AWMM; 21 Infantry Battalion AWMM; Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 2nd Echelon 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 rankCaptain AWMM21 Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Sergeant Hubert Sydney Turtill, Royal Engineers (killed in action in France, 9th April, 1918), and of Mabel Edith Turtill (nee Hancock) of Takapuna, Auckland, husband of Joan Douglas Turtill (nee White), of Cambridge.Microfiche New Zealand Index of Marriages: for the maiden name of Alan Cecil Turtill's wife. She was Joan Douglas Turtill, nee White (record # 10939)Brothers Ken (23089) and Alan Turtill (20065) served in WW2. Alan was killed in the war and Ken was a POWRemembered on the Takapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna.Named Allen Cecil Turtill on the Cambridge Roll of Honour (April 2011). Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death32 AWMM Date of death29 November 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSidi Rezegh, Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesSidi Rezegh, Libya AWMM Cemetery nameKnightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya AWMM Grave reference6. F. 23. AWMM Memorial nameAuckland War Memorial Museum, World War 2 Hall of Memories AWMMRoll of Honour, Officers' Club Auckland, The Northern Club, 19 Princes Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMTakapuna War Memorial, The Strand, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMMMemorial plaque, St Peter's Anglican Church, 11 Killarney Street, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Alan Cecil Turtill by laying a poppy. Thomas Crosland Jim Turrall Arthur George Turrell Alan Cecil Turtill Hubert Sydney Turtill Kenneth Sydney Turtill Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Alan Cecil Turtill Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedCambridge Museum Roll of Honour WW2http://www.cambridgemuseum.org.nz/Military/ww2/ww2roh.htmFurther ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage, New Zealand History online. Takapuna War Memorial.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/takapuna-war-memorialFurther Reference DocumentsAuckland Museum. Roll of Honour, Auckland Province, 1939 - 1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 93/139. AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 2 (Embarkations to 30th June, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 2: WW2 189 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.