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Edwin James Sherlock

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edwin James AWMM
  • Surname
    Sherlock AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/458 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    27 February 1893 Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Family papers (note that his military personnel file incorrectly states his date of birth to be 27.3.1893
  • Place of birth
    Clive, New Zealand Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Thames, New Zealand AWMM
    • Bowen Street, Thames, New Zealand Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Family papers
  • Post war occupation
    Boot Finisher Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Family Papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    A. Sherlock (father), Parawai, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/458 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    In the Hauraki Rifles before WW1. Trained at Epsom Camp in Auckland after joining up Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Fisherman Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Age on enlistment
    21 Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Military Personnel File

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: G.S.W. thigh, compound fract. of Femur. Sciatio Nerve Partial Paralysis of Leg Percent of disability: 60 Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM
    • Osteomyelitis at time of injury. Permanent damage to the left sciatic nerve., foot drop Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 4 October 2017 - Military personnel file

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Alfred and Mary Gertrude Sherlock, of Collarbone Spur, Thames.

    Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): Thames Public Hospital AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 658 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

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04 October 2017DianneWellington New ZealandDirect descendant
22 January 2015DianneWellington, New ZealandOther Relative