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James Keith Alexander

Burial plaque Gunner James Keith ALEXANDER 81619
Bromley Cemetery, Keighleys Road, Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND
Photographed 1 January 2013

Burial plaque Gunner James Keith ALEXANDER 81619

Kei te puritia ngā motika manatārua katoa

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Keith AWMM
  • Surname
    Alexander AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 81619 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW2 1942 AWMM c/o N.Z.R., Springfield, Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 1942 AWMM c/o N.Z.R., Springfield, Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 1944 AWMM N.Z.R. Springfield AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW2 Mr R.W. Alexander, 63 Graham Street, Woolston, Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 Mr R.W. Alexander, 63 Graham Street, Woolston, Christchurch AWMM
    • WW2 Mrs K, Alexander, 63 Graham Street, Woolston AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 81619 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cemetery records show his data of death as 10/08/1967, but his headstone has 8/08/1967 recorded as his date of death AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    8 August 1967 Headstone
    Age 50 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bromley Cemetery, corner of Keighleys and Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Block no 16, Plot number 417 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Christchurch City Council Cemetery Database
    http://heritage.christchurchcitylibraries.com/Cemeteries/
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 7 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1942 to 31st March, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.6 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.6 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
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