Driver

Alexander Blain

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of David and S. Blain, of 453, Harewood Rd., Papanui, Christchurch. Served in Egypt, 1914-16, and at Gallipoli.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
7/563
Name:
Alexander Blain
Rank: 
Driver
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
David Blain (father), East Oxford, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Amberley, New Zealand
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Army Service Corps

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Not known
Date of Death:
07 July 1918
Day of Death:
Sunday
Age at Death: 
29
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Main Body
Embarkation Place:
Lyttelton, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
16 October 1914
Transport:

HMNZT 4
HMNZT 11
Vessel:
Tahiti or Athenic
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
Section 121. Block 48. C.
Cemetery Location: 
New Zealand
Alexander Blain
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