Ian Donald McBain Unknown date of birth - 9 December 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number7919 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSergeant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM 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 Donald AWMM SurnameMcBain AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number7919 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMClerk AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM21 Richmond Street CobdenWest CoastNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs S. McBain (mother) 21 Richmond StreetCobdenWest CoastNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number7919 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMGreymouthWestlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion, Headquarters AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSergeant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ian McBain was the son of John and Annie Agnes McBain, of Greymouth, Westland, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death9 December 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of death Death notesAt sea AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAlamein MemorialEl Alamein War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Memorial referenceColumn 101. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Ian Donald McBain by laying a poppy. Angus McBain Gordon Phillip McBain Ian Donald McBain John McBain John Eraser McBain Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ian Donald McBain Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used Documents Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.