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WHITBURN, Alexander John

CFHS Ref 3389
War WW I
Surname WHITBURN
Forenames Alexander John
Nationality NZ
Rank Lance Corporal
Service No Dec-12
Unit / Vessel 1st Battalion
Service Auckland Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Awards
1914-15 Star1914-15 Star
British War Medal WW IBritish War Medal WW I
Victory Medal WW IVictory Medal WW I
Date Of Death 16-May-16
Cause Killed in action
Interred Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery
Parish War Memorial Manurewa WM NZ
Other Memorial NZ Memorial – London.
County/Country London.
County/Country (Cemetery) France
Age 25
Year Born 1891
Place Of Birth Calstock
Parents John and Winifred Sarah WHITBURN
Parents Residence Massey Road, Manurewa, Auckland, NZ
Remarks His brother Herbert Claude WHITBURN (4809) also fell. Served Gallipolli. Remembert on the Manurewa WM. We are grateful to Bruce RINGER for the photos of the Manurewa Memorial.
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