HUNT, Alfred James
(Service number 80623)

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Date 29 May 1883 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment The Willows, Main South Road, Waimate
Occupation Farm labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs J. HUNT (wife), Lochiel, Southland
Religion Church of England
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Date *1965 Age 82 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Balclutha Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Alfred James Hunt was the son of William and Farnces (Fanny, née Black) Hunt. He married Elizabeth Ellen Butler in 1913 at Invercargill. Late in 1917 Alfred was drawn in the Second Ballot for Second Division Class A drafts.


Timaru Herald, 4 December 1917 (Papers Past) [08 August 2015]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [21 December 2019]; Balclutha Cemetery burial reference [22 December 2019]

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