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Full Name
Alick Douglas Fraser
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Alick Douglas
Surname
Fraser
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
8286
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Storeman
Next of Kin
Mr Alex McLeod Fraser (father), 173 Liddel Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
173 Liddel Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
Military District
Invercargill
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF), 1st Echelon
Embarkation Unit
20th (Canterbury-Otago) Battalion
Embarkation Date
5 January 1940
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Destination
Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 1
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 61
Campaigns
Crete
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Crete
Date of Death
22 May 1941
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1941
Cemetery Name
Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece
Grave Reference
15. D. 13.
Biographical Notes
Alick Fraser was the son of Alexander McLeod Fraser and of Clara Emily Adeline Fraser (nee Rainsford), of Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait from The Weekly News; 6 August 1941
Sources Used
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940)
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