Fergus Blair McLaren 10 April 1914 - 27 April 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number12865 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeSecond Lieutenant 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 Wreath, 1999, laid by the Greek Community on the Cenotaph in … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesFergus Blair AWMM SurnameMcLaren AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number12865 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterianChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth10 April 1914 AWMM Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMClergyman AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM19 Blair StreetMorningtonDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs H. McLaren (mother)19 Blair StreetMorningtonDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number12865 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankSecond Lieutenant AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of George McLaren and of Hilda McLaren (nee Blair), of Clinton, Otago. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death27 AWMM Date of death27 April 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathGreece AWMM Death notesGreece AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAthens MemorialPhaleron War CemeteryAthensGreece AWMM Memorial referenceFace 13. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Fergus Blair McLaren by laying a poppy. Duncan Alex McLaren Edward McLaren Fergus Blair McLaren George McLaren Hugh McLaren Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Fergus Blair McLaren Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPresbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand, Archives Research Centre. Register of New Zealand Presbyterian Ministers, Deaconesses & Missionaries 1840 to 2007.http://www.archives.presbyterian.org.nz/page143.htmlSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources 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 303 AWMMFergus: a memoir of Fergus Blair McLaren. (1951). Wellington, N.Z.: A.H. & A.W. Reed. AWMMBy his Friends. (1951). Fergus: a memoir of Fergus Blair McLaren. Wellington, N.Z., A.H. & A.W. Reed. Contains portraits. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.