MUFF, Norman Douglas
(Service number 24/849)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Rifleman


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Orari, South Canterbury
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Arthur Muff (father), Orari, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion
Unit, Squadron, or Ship C Company
Date HMNZT 31 Tahiti
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion, C Company

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 4/1/1918 Age 25
Place of Death
Cause Killed in action
Memorial or Cemetery Buttes New British Cemetery, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Memorial Reference II. B. 8.
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Geraldine Church Memorial; Geraldine War Memorial; Orari War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Norman Muff was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Muff, of 1 Vivian St., Wellington, New Zealand. Native of Bradford, Yorks, England.


Auckland War Memorial Cenotaph Database (August 2013);

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