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Full Name: Alphonsus Clark
Rank Last Held: Corporal
Forename(s): Alphonsus
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 15138
First Known Rank: Lance Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment: Metal-worker
Next of Kin: Miss M. Clark (sister), 1 Buccleugh Street, North-east Valley, Dunedin, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 15th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company
Embarkation Date: 26 July 1916
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport:
Vessel: Waitemata or Ulimaroa
Destination: Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number: 37
Page on Nominal Roll: 10
Last Unit Served: Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death: Belgium
Date of Death: 4 August 1917
Age at Death: 32
Year of Death: 1917
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France
Grave Reference: I. W. 41.
Biographical Notes: Alphonsus Clark was the son of William James and Honora Clark. Native of Dunedin, New Zealand.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
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