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Alfred John Law

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 407 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 407 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred John AWMM
  • Surname
    Law AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1452 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 September 1892 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra TuamarinaMarlborough Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Gordonton, via Taupiri, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. Law (father), Gordonton, via Taupiri, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1452 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 Unknown AWMM 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alfred Law was the son of Mr. J. Law, of Whitikahu, Gordonton, Waikato, New Zealand.

    Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 12 April 1915.
    Admitted to C Section, 2nd australian field Ambulance, 29 April 1915 (bruised back); transferred to No 2 Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 3 May 1915 (contusion of back).
    Embarked Alexandria, 26 May 1915; rejoined unit, Gallipoli, 4 June 1915.
    Admitted to NZ Field Ambulance, 2 July 1915; transferred to 1st Australian Stationary Hospital, Lemnos, 9 July 1915; discharged, 15 July 1915; rejoined unit, 16 July 1915.
    Wounded in action (second occasion), 8 August 1915 (bullet wound, thorax), and admitted to 4th Field Ambulance, and transferred to Base. [Thereafter no trace.]
    Court of Enquiry concluded: 'Missing, believed dead on or about 8 August 1915'.

    Father: Mr J. Law, Whitikahu, Gordonton, Waikato AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM Sp. Mem. C. 1. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
    • Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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