Albert Edward LAKE

Regimental number33135
OccupationMaster builder
Next of kinWife, Mrs S.A. Lake, Marguerita Street, Rotorua
Rank on embarkationCompany Sergeant Major
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, 23rd Reinforcements, F Company (Unattached)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT Corinthic on 2 April 1917
Final rankSergeant
Final unit1st Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment
FateKilled in Action 24 December 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row C, Grave No 7), Polygon Wood, Belgium
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Roll of Honour, St John's Anglican Church, Te Puke. Wife: Mrs Sarah Ann Lake, Marguerita Street, Rotorua
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNominal Roll Vol. 3: Roll 57, p. 19

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