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ALFRED WILLIAM JURY

JURY, ALFRED WILLIAM

RANK:   PRIVATE                SERIAL NO:  33383

UNIT:   7th COY, 3rd BTN, WELLINGTON INFANTRY REGIMENT

BORN:       24/06/1895      -       STRATFORD, TARANAKI     

DIED:     04/10/1917        KILLED IN ACTION             
         
PLACE:    YPRES, BELGIUM    
    
SINGLE:              RELIGION:   C of E

WIFE:    
    
PARENTS:   Mr Maurice Ingram and Mrs Jane JURY

SIBLINGS:           

NEXT OF KIN:   Mr M.I. JURY (father), Private Bag, WAIPAWA

OCCUPATION:  FARMER

EMPLOYER:   M.I. JURY (father)

LAST NZ ADDRESS:   ONGA ONGA 
    
HEIGHT:   5’ 5”        WEIGHT:    120lb.        CHEST:   31”

COMP:   FRESH        EYES:   GREY/BLUE        HAIR:  LIGHT BROWN
    
EDUCATION:   4th EDUCATIONAL STANDARD
 
GRAVE/MEMORIAL:  TYNE COT CEMETERY, ZONNEBEKE, 
                    WEST-VLAANDEREN, BELGIUM     
    

ENLISTED:       TRENTHAM            DATE:   18/09/1916

MAIN BODY:                   REINFORCEMENT:   21st             

MILITARY RECORD:
PRIOR TO ENLISTING – RUAHINE TERRITORIALS.
18/09/1916.  POSTED ‘B’ COMPANY 21st REINFORCEMENT.
04/11/1916.  TRANSFERRED TO FEATHERSTON.
19/01/1917.  EMBARKED FROM WELLINGTON ON HMNZT 74, ‘ULIMAROA’.
27/03/1917.  DISEMBARKED DEVONPORT, U.K..
28/03/1917.  MARCHED INTO ‘SLING’ CAMP.
24/04/1917.  PROCEEDED TO 4th BATTALION AT CODFORD.
27/05/1917.  PROCEEDED OVERSEAS TO FRANCE WITH 4th N.Z. INFANTRY 
        BRIGADE.
04/10/1917.  KILLED IN ACTION, YPRES, BELGIUM.