FISHER, Albert William
(Service number 9/278)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 17 October 1897 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Kapuka
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin John FISHER (father), Kapuka
Religion Presbyterian
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation Main Body
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Otago Mounted Rifles
Transport Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 29 July 1938 Age 40 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Bromley Cemetery, Christchurch
Memorial Reference Block 4A RSA, Plot 25
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Albert William Fisher was the third son of John Alexander and Elizabeth Margaret (née Dunford).His brothers, George Duncan Fisher and James McNicol Fisher, also served in World War I, as did his uncles - Charles Christopher Dunford and Edward Samuel Dunford.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Datasbase [19 July 2019]

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