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Full Name
Alfred Larkins
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Alfred
Surname
Larkins
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/891
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
Alfred N. Larkins, Carey's Bay, Port Chalmers, Otago, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Carey's Bay, Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Military District
Otago
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
405
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death
20 July 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. II. 3.
Biographical Notes
Alfred Larkins was the son of Mr. and Mrs. A. N. Larkins, of Lower Harbour, Port Chalmers, New Zealand.
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Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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