Alexander Mee

Alexander Mee

Alexander Mee

Unit: NZEF, Otago Regiment, 2 Battalion

Conflict: WW1

Additional Details:

Son of the late Samuel and Margaret Mee, of Kuri Bush, Otago; husband of Jessie Mee, of Brighton, Otago.

Public Contributions:

The online exhibition documents the World War I Service of Private Alexander Mee, No. 42532, 24th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force through his Will, Service ... Read More

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  • Service Number: 42532
  • First Name: Alexander
  • Surname: Mee
  • Rank: Private
  • Date of Birth: Not known
  • Next of Kin: Mrs Margaret Mee (mother), Kuri Bush, Otago, New Zealand
  • Occupation: Farmer
  • Nationality of Force: New Zealand
  • Force: Army
  • Unit: NZEF, Otago Regiment, 2 Battalion

Casualty Details

  • Date of death: 12 October 1917
  • Age: 31
  • Conflict: WW1
  • Cause of Death:

    Killed in action

Embarkation Details

  • Body of Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Embarkation Date: 5 April 1917
  • Transport: HMNZT 81
  • Vessel: Devon
  • Destination: Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph, Auckland War Memorial Museum


  • Memorial: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Memorial Reference: N.Z. Apse, Panel 3.
  • Country: Belgium