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Alfred Becroft

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3/4 portrait of Lance Corporal Alfred Beecroft , Reg No 24/1593, of the 3rd Reinforcements to the 2nd Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, - F Company. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt, 1916). Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 31-B75. No known copyright.

3/4 portrait of Lance Corporal Alfred Beecroft , Reg No 24/1593, of the 3rd Reinforcements to the 2n …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Becroft AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Beecroft AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24/1593 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 December 1894 AWMM HelensvilleAuckland Province AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Alfred Beecroft (father), Helensville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 8 January 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24/1593 AWMM
  • Military service
    15th North Auckland AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 19 October 1915 AWMM Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Alice and Alfred Becroft

    Surname mispelt on Nominal Rolls as Beecroft, as Becroft in Archives New Zealand AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    6 October 1972 AWMM
    WhangaparaoaCape Runaway AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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