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Alexander Robertson McLauchlan

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Robertson AWMM
  • Surname
    McLauchlan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/922 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM C/o Times Office, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Hugh Murray McLauchlan, Main South Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/922 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 WellingtonNew Zealand 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Hugh Murray McLauchlan and Elizabeth Kirk McLauchlan, of 117, Stafford St., Dunedin AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey 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
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • Alexander Robertson McLauchlan was my great uncle on my mother's side, and my grandmother often spoke of the loss of her brother. I would be interested in obtaining a copy of the certificate indicated by Valda.
    Public - barbara - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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  • I have the original Great War Certificate of my uncles death at Galipoli.
    Public - Valda - Other Relative - 23 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 July 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
12 May 2021Steven Christchurch, New Zealand.Other relative
11 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
25 April 2015barbaraNew ZealandOther Relative
23 April 2015ValdaPort Douglas AustraliaOther Relative

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