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James Douglas Alexander

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New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 8: Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve - Sub-Lieutenants Read - Watts, Lieutenant Commanders (A), Lieutenants (A), Sub - Lieutenants (A) - Adams - Hayward (digital photo John Halpin 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport, Panel 8: Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve - Sub-Lieu …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Alexander AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    O/1476 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 May 1920 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 James Young and Janet Thomas Alexander, Auckland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    O/1476 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Alexander was the son of James Young and Janet Thomson Alexander of Auckland.

    Served on the HMS Idefatigable. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 July 1945 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Nagoya BayJapan AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name
    New Zealand Naval Memorial, Devonport Naval Base, HMNZS Philomel, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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