GROUP OF FIVE – 1914/20 WAR MEDAL, VICTORY MEDAL (60292 LIEUT.), COLONIAL AUXILIARY FORCES LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Major NZ Signals Corps) 7/11/1929, NEW ZEALAND LONG & EFFICIENT SERVICE MEDAL (Major NZ Signals Corps) 24/10/1928, NEW ZEALAND TERRITORIAL SERVICE MEDAL (Captain NZ Signals Corps) 24/4/1924 named to: 60292 MAJOR M.R.ALDRIDGE, N.Z.E.F......... ALDRIDGE Milton Rowley, 2nd Lieutenant on Probation 9 Aug 1914, Posted to NZP&T Corps from Unattached List 1 Sep 1915, Promoted Lieutenant 28 Mar 1916 NZP&T Corps, Posted 1NZEF (Infantry) 2 Mar 1918 and embarked for U.K. with 35th Reinforcements Specialist Company, Lieutenant NZRB 2 Sep 1919, struck Off Strength NZEF 30 Oct 1919, promoted Captain NZP&T 17 Aug 1920, Major NZ Signals 30 Apr 1925. Major Aldridge relinquished his appointment of SO to Dir of Sigs and was transferred to Reserve of Officers, Class 1 (b), 31 May 1933. He is also entitled to a Colonial Auxiliary Forces Decoration, dated 1933. Occupation before Enlistment Clerk, Chief Postmaster at Greymouth 1943, Chief Postmaster Palmerston North 1945, Chief Postmaster Dunedin 1948. Appointedt JP 15 Oct 1951 (229 Forbury Road, St. Clair, Dunedin) – last JP entry 1964. Died Dunedin 14 Feb 1965 Aged 73 Years.
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