Edward Carr Jaspers 12 November 1915 - 15 November 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number3672 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal AWMMNew Zealand Army Service Corps, 4 Reserve Mechanical Transport Company AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait (kindly provided by family) - This image may be sub … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdward Carr AWMM SurnameJaspers AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number3672 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of EnglandChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth12 November 1915 AWMM Place of birthWaipawaHawkes BayNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesWaipawaHawke's BayNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMElectrician AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentPre 1939 AWMMBellwoodTahunanuiNelsonNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr Jaspers (father)"Bellwood"TahunanuiNelsonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 1 December 1939 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM CampaignsGreece AWMM1941 AWMMCrete AWMMWestern Desert AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number3672 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMM1939 AWMMTe AwamutuWaikatoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM24 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM1 December 1939 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMM1 December 1939 AWMMNew Zealand Army Service Corps, 4 Reserve Mechanical Transport Company AWMMSobieski AWMMTemporary Lance Corporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesAccidental DeathCause of Death AWMMMotor Cycle Accident AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMMNew Zealand Army Service Corps, 4 Reserve Mechanical Transport Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Corporal Jaspers was the son of Percival Jaspers and of Margaret Jaspers (nee Murray), of Waipawa, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.D 743. O'H' RMT. Page 120 F/N & text .p82 F/N AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death15 November 1941 AWMM Cause of deathAccidental Death AWMM Place of deathOxford CircusWestern DesertNorth AfricaAfrica AWMM Death notesOxford CircusWestern DesertEgypt AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameHalfaya Sollum War CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referencePlot 12. Row G. Grave 3. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameAuckland Domainan Olive Tree (Olea europaea) planted close to the Auckland War Memorial Museum in the grounds of the Auckland Domain commemorates those who fought on Crete in 1941. AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edward Carr Jaspers by laying a poppy. John Whiteside Jasper Edmund Carr Jaspers Edward Carr Jaspers Herbert Edward Jaspers Leo Jaspers Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edward Carr Jaspers Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 90 AWMMHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery, Egypt AWMMCemetery register no. 15037 (17A) AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.