HORNBLOW, Alfred James
(Service number 29168)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth Kimbell

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Next of Kin James Hornblow, Geraldine
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Date 8 August 1916 Age 29
Place of Death NZ
Cause Died from accident occurring or disease contracted while training with or attached to the NZEF in NZ
Memorial or Cemetery Fairlie Cemetery
Memorial Reference Block 2, Lot 10
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Ashwick Flat War Memorial (as A Hornblow); Fairlie War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of James & Janet Crawford Hornblow (nee Taylor), of Geraldine. Born at Kimbell


Cenotaph Mar 2014

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Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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