Alexander Royle Sherlock Unknown date of birth - 27 November 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number8451 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal 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 Portrait, Weekly News 31 December 1941 - This image may be s … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlexander Royle AWMM SurnameSherlock AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8451 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMStoreman AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM254 Tweed StreetInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs R. Sherlock (wife)254 Tweed StreetInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMMarried AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number8451 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMUnknown AWMMInvercargillSouthlandSouth IslandNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Alexander Sherlock was the son of J. Sherlock and Christina Sherlock; husband of Rita Sherlock, of Avonside, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death34 AWMM Date of death27 November 1941 AWMM Cause of death Place of deathWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesWestern Desert AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKnightsbridge War CemeteryAcromaLibya AWMM Grave reference14. B. 12. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Alexander Royle Sherlock by laying a poppy. Edgar Vivian Sherley Roy Leslie Sherley Alexander Royle Sherlock Alfred Charles Sherlock Alfred George Adam Sherlock Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Alexander Royle Sherlock Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used Documents Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.