Māori › Charles Frederick Alison Born 13 December 1888 - Died 7 June 1917 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 23940 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal/Military AWMM Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesCharles Frederick AWMM SurnameAlison AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 23940 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth13 December 1888 AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationMrs Emma Alison (mother), 46 Marine Parade, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignMessines AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 23940 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 27 May 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMMHMNZT 54 or HMNZT 55 AWMM Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM Corporal/Military AWMM 13th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Idk Public - Hamish - Researcher - 15 May 2019 - Idk Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Lance Corporal/Military AWMM Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Lance Corporal Alison was the son of Duncan Donald Tobias Alison and Emma Alison, 47 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland.Charles Alison was one of three brothers who enlisted to fight in World War I. Charles Frederick Alison 23940, Alfred Edward Alison 13/2153 and Harold Alexander Alison 24862.See also Alison Family. Family papers. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS 1322 - 1 folder which includes Harold Alex Alison's soldier's pay book, an incomplete letter, postcard, greeting card, and 4 photographs.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 Read more Death About death Contribute › Death7 June 1917 AWMM Age 28 AWMM Belgium, Europe AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Devonport War Memorial, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Roll of Honour, Holy Trinity (Anglican) Church, 20 Church Street, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Roll of Honour, Devonport Primary School, granite tablet, 18 Kerr Street, Devonport, Auckland AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Charles Frederick Alison by laying a poppy. Archibald Edwin Alison B. Alison Charles Frederick Alison Frederick William Alison Geoffrey Wynne Alison Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Charles Frederick Alison Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy) Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives MS-2016-2 Papers relating to the Alison and Armitage Families Library / Pictorial › manuscripts and archives 85/73 Related Serviceperson John Alfred Edward Alison Harold Alexander Alison Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22268829 Further Reference Parish of Devonport, Auckland, (Anglican), Holy Trinity and St Augustine's Churches http://www.holytrinity.gen.nz/index.html Further Reference Ministry for Culture and Heritage Devonport War memorial http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/devonport-first-world-war-memorial Further Reference Devonport War Memorial Index, Auckland Council Archives http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/CityArchives/FamilyHistory/DBC859/searchdevonport.htm Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/1737604/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1737604 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 33: 4 AWMM Alison Family. Family papers. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-1322. AWMM These include Charles Frederick Alison's soldier's pay book, 2 incomplete letters, his will, and 2 letters relating to his death. AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM Armitage, Alexander G. Papers relating to the Alison and Armitage Families, 1845 - 1986. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-1457. AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 15 May 2019HamishPalmerston northResearcher The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. 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