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Alfred Talke

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Portrait of Alfred Talke, c.1914. Image courtesy of M. Seymour, SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Museum, L2015/026.01. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Alfred Talke, c.1914. Image courtesy of M. Seymour, SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Mus …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Talke AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/561 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 June 1892 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Care of H. Ellis, Orton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 A.S.W. Couper (stepfather), Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/561 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 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alfred Talke had 3 brothers who also served in World War 1: Louis Leslie Tallke (8/1648); Harry William Frank Tallke (20580); Ralph Tallke (20581)

    Next of kin is A. Cooper in Embarkation Roll. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 September 1915 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Portianos Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece AWMM IV. C. 244. 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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