condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Duncan Wray McLachlan

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Duncan Wray AWMM
  • Surname
    McLachlan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    3290 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    11 July 1912 Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - NZBDM birth database - Reg. No. 1912/18956 and NZBDM death database Reg. No. 1992/48831
  • Place of birth
    Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - New Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1853-1981, Ancestry.com
    transscription:-
    Name: Duncan Wray McLachlan
    Birth Date: Oct-Nov-Dec 1912
    Registration Place: Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand
    Folio Number: 5603
  • Birth notes
    NZBDM birth registration no. 1912/18956 Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - New Zealand Birth Index, 1840-1950, Ancestry.com
    Transcription:-
    Name: Duncan Wray McLachlan
    Birth Date: Oct-Nov-Dec 1912
    Registration Place: Masterton, Wellington, New Zealand
    Folio Number: 5603
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Box 64, Taumaranui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Civil Servant / Clerk Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - New Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1853-1981, Ancestry.com
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • N.H. McLachlan, Rangitumau, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Norman Henry McLachlan Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - NZBDM birth database - Reg. No. 1912/18956
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Father Public - Shane Patrick - Other relative - 3 April 2018 - NZBDM birth database - Reg. No. 1912/18956

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    3290 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Civil servant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Duncan Wray McLachlan by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Duncan Wray McLachlan

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 1: WW2 114 AWMM
    • Dawson, W. (1961). 18 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 April 2018Shane PatrickUSAOther relative

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.