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Full Name
Alfred John Fricker
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Alfred John
Surname
Fricker
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
53174
Gender
Male
Date of Birth
1880
Place of Birth
New Zealand
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mrs Harriet Fricker (mother), Georgetown, Oamaru, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
27th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Regiment, D Company
Embarkation Date
12 June 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Tahiti
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
67
Page on Nominal Roll
20
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
24 July 1918
Age at Death
38
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
  • Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
  • Georgetown War Memorial, Georgetown, Otago, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
Alfred Fricker was the son of George Fricker and Mrs Harriet Fricker, of Uxbridge, North Otago, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
Archives NZ source
Further References
Sources Used
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