Ian Lang Unknown date of birth - 30 November 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number8128 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant 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 Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesIan AWMM SurnameLang AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8128 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 AWMMStorekeeper AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMPalmerstonOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr J. Lang (father)PalmerstonOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number8128 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMDunedinOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM20 (Canterbury & Otago) Infantry Battalion AWMMCorporal 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 rankSergeant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ian Lang was the son of James and Mabel Kate Lang, of Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death30 November 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameHalfaya Sollum War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave reference16. D. 7. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Ian Lang by laying a poppy. Horace Lang Horace Russell Lang Ian Lang James Lang James Frederick Lang Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ian Lang Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 100 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.