Edward James Priest Unknown date of birth - Died 29 March 1918 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number44152 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Sawmill hand AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationJ. Priest (father), Baxter's, Otira Line, Greymouth, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number44152 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 05 Apr 1917-10 June 1917 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 81 AWMMVessel was Devon AWMMCorporal AWMM; Reinforcements G Company (part) AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Edward Priest was the son of John and Catherine Priest, of Baxters Siding, New Zealand. AWMM 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 Cemetery nameDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No. 1, Somme, France AWMM Grave referenceV. B. 14. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary 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=20802963Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C12609Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM59: 17 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.