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Edith Hilda Lewis

  • Service number
    22/535 AWMM
  • Also known as
    MacLEOD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edith Hilda AWMM
  • Surname
    Lewis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    MacLEOD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Service number
    22/535 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    6 July 1888 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Place of birth
    Clive, Hawke's Bay, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Birth notes
    daughter of William James & Harriet LEWIS Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Nurse AWMM
    • Nurse at Sister Brewer's Private Hospital in Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Post war occupation
    Nurse at Featherston Military Hospital, then shifted to Lone Pine, Great Marlow, Grafton, NSW Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Mountain Road, Eltham, Taranaki Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs H. Lewis (mother), Mountain Road, Eltham, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single
    1921 married John William Hugh MacLeod in NSW Australia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    No 2 NZGH at Walton on Thames; Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Force
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Army Nursing Service Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    22/535 AWMM
  • Military service
    1918-1920 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1917 became a registered nurse having done her training at Waihi Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM
    • 8 July 1918 at Hawera Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    • 30yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 27 Jul 1918-4 October 1918 AWMM to LONDON, ENGLAND AWMM HMNZT 108 AWMM
    Vessel was Ulimaroa AWMM
    Staff Nurse AWMM
    41st Reinforcements, New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sister Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Edith Hilda Lewis's brothers also enlisted during WWI
    Gwynne James LEWIS Pte # 11/2448 of the 1st Btn Otago Regt
    Lionel Joseph Llewellyn LEWIS Pte # 27673 of the 2nd Wgtn Regt - Died of wounds
    Hugh KERR (brother in-law) Pte # 72490 Otago Infantry Regt

    Her husband: Cpl John William Hugh Harold MacLEOD # 9944 of the 13th Rfts 10th Field Artillery Bge enlisted with the AIF in 1915. He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal in 1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Research
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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    97yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Clarence Lawn Cemetery Records, Grafton, NSW Australia
  • Date of death
    2 January 1986 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Clarence Lawn Cemetery Records, Grafton, NSW Australia
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    in Cowper NSW Australia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Clarence Lawn Cemetery Records, Grafton, NSW Australia
  • Death notes
    MACLEOD EDITH HILDA, 1888-1986; IN GOD'S CARE Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Clarence Lawn Cemetery Records, Grafton, NSW Australia
  • Cemetery name
    Clarence Lawn Cemetery, Grafton, NSW Australia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Clarence Lawn Cemetery Records, Grafton, NSW Australia
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