(Service number 47297)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||31 May 1878||Place of Birth||Green Island|
|Address at Enlistment||57 Bank Street, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Jane ALEXANDER (mother0, Kaitangata|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||26th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company|
|Date||9 June 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Devonport, Devon, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Regiment|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||8 September 1955||Age||77 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Services Section, Row 112, Plot 12|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Joseph Alexander, born on 31 May 1878 at Green Island, was resident in Timaru when he enlisted.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [19 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [19 December 2016]
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