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Alexander Duncan McLauchlan

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Duncan AWMM
  • Surname
    McLauchlan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 87254 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 November 1879 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 29 May 1918 AWMM Box 85, Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Helen Douglas McLauchlan (wife), Rannoch, Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, 3 children AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 87254 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
    WW1 29 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 39 AWMM
    Agent/Civilian AWMM
    BlenheimMarlborough AWMM
  • 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, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7.5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      140 pounds AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Hazel AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Remarks, Unknown Period AWMM
      History of rheumatic fever; alcoholic, hands very jumpy camp may improve him AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Helen Douglas McLauchlan nee McDonald m 1907.

    Father of Alexander Douglas b 1908; Alia b 1911; Isabel Grace b 1913

    Voluntarily attested in 1915, declared unfit.

    Attested voluntarily again in 1918

    AWL 24 October 1918, forfeits 3 days pay.

    Listed as Reserves on NZSG WW1 index (2002) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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

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Sources

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