condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Online Cenotaph

Edward Dunford Maginness

-
  • Service number
    18223 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    20 Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Dunford AWMM
  • Surname
    Maginness AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    18223 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    18223 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›
  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    20 Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Edward Maginness was the son of Edward and Maud Eliza Maginness, of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand; husband of Beatrice Payne Maginness, of Christchurch. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    15 July 1942 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Western Desert, North Africa, Africa AWMM
  • Death notes
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt AWMM
  • Grave reference
    II. F. 5. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

Roll of Honour

Remember Edward Dunford Maginness by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Edward Dunford Maginness

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›