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Alfred George KERR

Regimental number2593
Place of birthOtago New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLaw
AddressRising Sun Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Green, Rising Sun Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date21 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant Major
Unit name4th Light Horse Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from on board HMAT A30 Borda on 16 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: -
Promotion date: -

Lieutenant


Unit: 15 MG Coy
Promotion date: 14 February 1917


Unit: 5 MG Btn

FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 October 1928
Age at death38
Place of burialKarori Cemetery (11aa3/51), Wellington, New Zealand

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