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Edwin Hugh Senior

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  • Service number
    7/394 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait, Trooper Edwin Hugh Senior (7/394) from the Weekly News 1915. Kindly provided by Onward Project, Phil Beattie & Matt Pomeroy. No known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edwin Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Senior AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    7/394 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Beach Street, Redcliffs, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Arthur Senior (father), Redcliffs, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    7/394 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 4 or HMNZT 11 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Athenic AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM
    Main Body AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Canterbury Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Arthur and Ellen M. Senior, of Beach St., Redcliffs, Sumner, Christchurch. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    23 AWMM
  • Date of death
    30 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
    At sea, HMT Devanha ex Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
    • Linwood Cemetery, Butterfield Ave, Christchurch, NZ Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 21 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone
  • Memorial reference
    • 72 AWMM
    • Block 15, Plot 135 Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 21 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone
  • Obituary

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Sources

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