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Alfred Bert Calcinai

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred Bert AWMM
  • Surname
    Calcinai AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 28100 AWMM
    • WWI 26100 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 May 1895 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra KhandallahWellington Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.F. Calcinai (father), Camp Road, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 28100 AWMM
    • WWI 26100 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 Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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 wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      145 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Calcinai, of 134, Owen St., Wellington

    Service Number recorded as 28100 on Nominal Roll but by Archives New Zealand and CWGC as 26100 (noted 2/2/2009)

    Embarked Wellington, 16 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 29 December 1916, and marched into Sling Camp, and reverted to the ranks.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 6 June 1917; joined 2nd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 26 June 1917.
    Wounded in action (multiple wounds), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred same day to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station.
    Died of wounds, 26 June 1917.

    Parents: Mr & Mrs J.F. Calcinai, 134 Owen Street, Wellington AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    26 July 1917 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France AWMM I. T. 41. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • I am a grand nephew of Alfred. In 2014 I donated his medals and other personal papers to the Army museum in Waiouru. These had been handed down from my grandfather (a brother) to my father.
    Public - Terrence John - Other Relative - 29 June 2015



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19 April 2020SarahWellingtonOther
29 June 2015Terrence JohnChowchilla, CaliforniaOther Relative

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