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Full Name
Alfred Henry Bryant
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Alfred Henry
Surname
Bryant
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
11/18
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
Robert Mitchenson Bryant (father), Tiritea, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Tiritea, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Orari or Arawa
Destination
Suez,Egypt (3 December 1914)
Page on Nominal Roll
89
Campaigns
Gallipoli
Last Unit Served
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
28 May 1915
Age at Death
33
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Ari Burnu Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey
Grave Reference
D.15.
Obituary
"Trooper A. H. Bryant, who was killed on May 28, was the eldest son of Mr. R. M. Bryant, of Tiritea, Palmerston North, and was born in Wellington. He was 33 years of age, and unmarried." (Auckland Weekly News, 1 July 1915, p. 21)
Biographical Notes
Son of Robert Mitchenson and Elizabeth Bryant.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
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