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Alexander John McLean

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 27), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 27), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander John AWMM
  • Surname
    McLean AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 26/1655 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 August 1882 AWMM MartonRangitikei AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Isabella McLean (mother), Rosebank, Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Battle of the Somme AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 26/1655 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 Shepherd/Civilian 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Alexander McLean was the son of Alexander McLean and Isabella nee McKenzie of 21 Queen's Drive, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Brother of Kenzie McLean and John Murdoch McLean (Corporal, 5935, Date of Death: 03/05/1917, Age 31. Served with the Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 18th Battalion, Memorial: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 September 1916 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Thistle Dump Cemetery, High Wood, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM B. 15. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    “In Loving Memory of Alexander the beloved husband of Isabella McLean died 18th August 1915, aged 82 years, also their three sons killed in action France. Alexander aged 32, Kenzie aged 27, John aged 30. The memory of the just is blessed. Also Isabella, beloved wife of the above, died 25th October aged 84 years” AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Waikumete Cemetery AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • Remembered:
    Waikumete Cemetery, West Auckland
    “In Loving Memory of Alexander the beloved husband of Isabella McLean died 18th August 1915, aged 82 years, also their three sons killed in action France. Alexander aged 32, Kenzie aged 27, John aged 30. The memory of the just is blessed. Also Isabella, beloved wife of the above, died 25th October aged 84 years”
    Public - Julie - Other relative - 11 November 2018
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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
11 November 2018JulieAuckland, Other relative
07 October 2015AllanRotoruaResearcher

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