HENRY, Alexander
(Service number 77066)

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Date 11 July 1884 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 21 December 1917 Age 33 years 5 months
Address at Enlistment 396 Hereford Street, Christchurch
Occupation Iron turner
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs A. HENRY (mother), Temuka
Religion Presbyterian
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Date *1954 Age 70 years
Place of Death Christchurch
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New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Alexander Henry was the third son of David and Alexandrina (Lexy, née Robertson) Henry. He was drawn in the ballot and appealed his call-up. .


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [05 February 2017]

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