Gunner

Alexander Ramsey

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Donald and Agnes Ramsey, of Rangiotu, Manawatu, Wellington.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
2/1899
Name:
Alexander Ramsey
Rank: 
Gunner
Date of Birth:
Not known
Place of Birth: 
Rangiora, Canterbury, New Zealand
Next of Kin: 
Mrs D. Ramsey (mother), Rangiora, New Zealand
Marital Status: 
Single
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Rangiora, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment: 
Tailor
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Field Artillery, 6 Howitzer Battery

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
17 April 1918
Day of Death:
Wednesday
Age at Death: 
24
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
5th Reinforcements
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
13 June 1915
Transport:

HMNZT 24
HMNZT 25
HMNZT 26
Vessel:
Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
V. C. 20.
Cemetery Location: 
Belgium
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