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Alexander Peter McKay

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  • Service number
    13/250 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sergeant AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Peter AWMM
  • Surname
    McKay AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    13/250 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    7 May 1879 Public - Russell - Researcher - 10 May 2017 - Copy of Birth Certificate
    NZEF Attestation Form No 2
  • Place of birth
    Waipu, Northland, New Zealand Public - Russell - Researcher - 10 May 2017 - Copy of Birth Certificate
    NZEF Attestation Form No 2
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • Farmer Public - Russell - Researcher - 10 May 2017 - NZEF Attestation Form No 2
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    D.J.R. McKay, Waipu, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    13/250 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary 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 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 8 or HMNZT 12 AWMM
    Vessel was Star of India or Waimana AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
    Main Body 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 Sergeant AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mrs. A. McKay, of Mill Brooks, Waipu AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Waipu War Memorial, Northland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    • Panel 1 AWMM
  • Obituary

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
10 May 2017Russell Waipu, New ZealandResearcher
10 February 2015PeneDargaville New ZealandResearcher