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Alfred Leonard Ford

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Ford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • South African 9605 AWMM
    • South African 8545 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 17 August 1877 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 17 August 1877 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • 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 9605 AWMM
    • South African 8545 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Plasterer/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • His father was named William Ambrose Ford.

      Father was named William Ambrose Ford. AWMM
    • Alfred born 17 August 1877 Christchurch New Zealand died 25 March 1945 Christchurch and buried Bromley Cemetery Christchurch NZ.
      Alfred married Bessie, then had a relationship with Alice then remarried Biolet Public - Brian - Other relative - 3 October 2015 - Family Papers & New Zealand Birth Death Marriage Index & Christchurch Council Cemetery Index
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 25 March 1945 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 68 AWMM
    • 25 March 1945 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 68 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bromley Cemetery 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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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 October 2015BrianNew South WalesOther relative

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