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John Alexander

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Photograph of Private John Alexander 3580. Image kindly provided by Allan Buist (November 2019). Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Alexander AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    South African 3580 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1878 AWMM TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    South African Fairview, Timaru AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    South African 3580 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa 13 January 1901 Ministry for Culture and Heritage Farmer/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    LevelsCanterbury Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Height, South Africa AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Complexion, Pre WWI AWMM
      Fair AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    South Africa 11 January 1902 AWMM Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 May 1958 AWMM
    Age 82 AWMM
    TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Timaru Cemetery AWMM Services Row 109, Plot 4 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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