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Lindsay Merritt Inglis

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Portrait of Lindsay Merritt Inglis, taken by S P Andrew Ltd, c.27 October 1915. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, 1/1-014100-G. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lindsay Merritt Inglis, taken by S P Andrew Ltd, c.27 October 1915. Alexander Turnbull L …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lindsay Merritt AWMM
  • Surname
    Inglis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 24/23 AWMM
    • WWII 9495 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 May 1894 AWMM MosgielOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • 149 Stafford Street, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
    • 18 Preston Street, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • J.H. Inglis (father), Solicitor, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs A.M. Inglis (wife), 18 Preston Street, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

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  • Commanding Officer (CO) of 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion, January - August 1940.

    Commander of 4 NZ Infantry Brigade, 1941-42.

    Commander of 4 NZ Armoured Brigade, 1942-44.

    General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 2 NZ Division, 27 June - 16 August 1942; 6 June - 31 July 1943.

    Chief Judge of the Control Commission, Supreme Court, British Zone of Occupation, Germany, 1947-50.

    Stipendiary Magistrate, New Zealand, 1951-56. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    17 March 1966 AWMM
    Age 71 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • 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

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 356 AWMM
    • 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 89 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 61 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 15 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1945 to 31st December, 1945). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 15: WW2 71 AWMM
    • Cody, J.F. (1961). New Zealand Engineers, Middle East. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Kay, R. (1958). 27 (Machine Gun) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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