MUIR, Albert Daniel
(Service number 82090)

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Date 23 December 1898 Place of Birth Springston

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Totara Valley, Pleasant Point, Canterbury
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs J. MUIR (mother), Totara Valley, Pleasant Point, South Canterbury
Religion Presbyterian
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Date 16 March 1949 Age 50 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Albert Daniel Muir was the youngest son of Daniel and Ellen (née Taylor) Muir. He married Catherine Walker in 1928. His brother John was killed in action in 1917 in France, and another brother Archie served in World War I and was awarded the Military Medal.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of internal Affairs) [23 May 2018]; Temuka Cemetery records (Timaru District Council) [27 May 2018]

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