Edward James Priest Unknown date of birth - 29 March 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number44152 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdward James AWMM SurnamePriest AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number44152 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSawmill hand AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationJ. Priest (father)Baxter'sOtira LineGreymouthNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number44152 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM5 April 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM05 Apr 1917-10 June 1917 AWMMHMNZT 81 AWMMCape TownRepublic of South AfricaDevonportDevonEngland AWMMPort of CallArrival - 10 Jun 1917Depart - 05 Apr 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM5 April 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMMReinforcements G Company (part) AWMMDevon AWMMCorporal AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMRifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Edward Priest was the son of John and Catherine Priest, of Baxters Siding, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death22 AWMM Date of death29 March 1918 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No. 1SommeFrance AWMM Grave referenceV. B. 14. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Edward James Priest by laying a poppy. David Thompson Priest Donald McAllister Priest Edward James Priest Eric George Priest Ernest Edmund Priest Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward James Priest Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20802963Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM59: 17 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.