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Alfred Sharp

Headstone of Rifleman Alfred Sharp (71285). Cross Roads Cemetery, France. New Zealand War Graves Trust (FREQ9965). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Rifleman Alfred Sharp (71285). Cross Roads Cemetery, France. New Zealand War Graves Tru …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Sharp AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Alfred Sharp AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 71285 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Emily Lombardy (sister), 19 Manchester Street, Petone, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Le Quesnoy AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 71285 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Coal worker/Civilian 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alfred Sharp was the brother of Mrs. E. Lombardy, of William St., Petone, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 November 1918 AWMM
    Le QuesnoyFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cross Roads Cemetery, Fontaine-au-Bois, Nord, France AWMM II. F. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

Remember Alfred Sharp by laying a poppy.

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  • In February 2015 I was fortunate enough to visit his grave in France and lay a poppy in remembrance.
    Public - Suzanne Debra - Other Relative - 16 May 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      81: 11 AWMM
    • Pugsley, C. (2018). Le Quesnoy, 1918 : New Zealand's Last Battle. Auckland, New Zealand : Oratia. AWMM
    • NZEF CASUALTIES — LE QUESNOY As noted in the Appendix of Dr Christopher Pugsley’s book: Le Quesnoy 1918: New Zealand’s Last Battle. This list was compiled by Richard Stowers and Herb Farrant, and added to by Christopher Pugsley. Please forward any additional names and details to the author through Oratia Media. The list covers period 1–7 November 1918 and those who died after from wounds received in this period. AWMM

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16 May 2015Suzanne DebraNew ZealandOther Relative

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