FRASER, James Alexander
(Service number 80062)

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Date 20 January 1886 Place of Birth Sefton

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment St Andrews, Waimate
Occupation Merchant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs J. FRASER (wife), St Andrews, Canterbury
Religion Protestant
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 43rd Reinforcements, F Company
Date 17 August 1918
Transport Ruahine
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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No information

Prisoner of War Information

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 3 August 1959 Age 73 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

James Alexander Fraser was the son of James and Sarah Long Stafford Fraser. He married Jane Isabel Copland on 7 Novemver 1911 at Esk Valley, St Andrews, South Canterbury.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [21 May 2019]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 May 2019]

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