condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Alexander Peter McRae

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Peter AWMM
  • Surname
    McRae AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25/1002 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    9 February 1890 Public - Margaret - Other relative - 10 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
    https://archway.archives.govt.nz/
  • Place of birth
    Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand Public - Margaret - Other relative - 10 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
    https://archway.archives.govt.nz/
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William McRae sen. (father), Ngaronga Street, Te Kuiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
    Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/1002 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
    • Alexander McRae was the son of William and Margaret Gordon McRae, of Haig St., Whakatane, New Zealand. Native of Ashburton, Canterbury.

      New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM
    • Alexander Peter McRae was the son of William and Margaret Gordon McRae of TeKuiti, Waikato, New Zealand. He was born on the 9th of February 1890 in Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand. Public - Margaret - Other relative - 10 September 2017 - Military Personnel File
      https://archway.archives.govt.nz/
Read more

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name
    • Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

Remember Alexander Peter McRae by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Alexander Peter McRae

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
10 September 2017MargaretPerth, Western Australia, AustraliaOther relative
The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.