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Alexander Duff Harkness

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  • Service number
    31267 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Duff AWMM
  • Surname
    Harkness AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    31267 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Brigade fireman AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Margaret Harkness (mother), Drumcouvas, Coogh, Tyrone, Ireland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    31267 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 15 November 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 68 or HMNZT 69 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    19th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Abraham and Margaret Harkness, of Drumconvis, Coagh, Co. Tyrone AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    28 AWMM
  • Date of death
    16 August 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    IV. C. 25. AWMM
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