McTAGUE, Alford Adam
(Service number 12237)
|Aliases||Alford on Cenotaph Database|
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank|
|Date||11 March 1896||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Frank McTAGUE (brother), Otipua Road, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||3rd Reinforcements to 3rd Battalion, G Company|
|Date||6 May 1915|
|Transport||Mokoia or Navua|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||12ths|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
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|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
October 1918 reported wounded.
|Place of Death|
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|New Zealand Memorials|
Son of Hugh & Caroline McTAGUE, of Pareora. Brother George Hugh McTAGUE also served in WWI. Returned home in January 1919. Died 1974.
Cenotaph Database [02 November 2013]; Ashburton Guardian, 24 October 1918 (Papers Past) [02 November 2013]; Timaru Herald, 23 January 1919 (Papers Past) [02 November 2013]; NZ BDM (DiA) [02 November 2013]
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