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David Clifford Alley

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  • Service number
    12/2932 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Clifford AWMM
  • Surname
    Alley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/2932 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Hikutaia, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    C. Alley (father), Hikutaia, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Somme AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/2932 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMM
    Vessel was Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
    7th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Private Alley was the son of the late Mr. C. Alley.

    David's brothers also served in World War I. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    26 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • On the eve of the 100 year anniversary of Gallipoli, I remember my great Uncle David who was killed in action and buried in France. Forever remembered. Thank you
    Public - Dixie Patricia - Other Relative - 24 April 2015
  • Great uncle David - Brother of my great grandmother Nora Ngahuia Alley xxxxxxxx
    Public - Kathleen - Other Relative - 20 April 2015

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24 April 2015Dixie PatriciaGold Coast, AustraliaOther Relative
20 April 2015KathleenAUCKLANDOther Relative