Māori › Sarah Davidson Died 29 November 1941 PDF Key details Service numberWWII 206979 AWMM Also known asSadie AWMM Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW2 Sister AWMM Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service (QAIMNS) AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesSarah AWMM SurnameDavidson AWMM Ingoa Also known asSadie AWMM Service numberWWII 206979 AWMM GenderFemale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkation Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWII 206979 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency Enlistment Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation details Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW2 Sister AWMM Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service (QAIMNS) AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Sarah 'Sadie' Davidson was a New Zealand Registered Nurse, and served with the Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service during the Second World War, she was attached to the 2 Australian Imperial Force. She died of injuries recieved after her car collided with a train, while she was serving in the Middle East.Prior to her enlistment she was an Auckland nurse who spent two years at Rawene, and twelve in Auckland. She was in Britain for a holiday, when war broke out and she joined the Queen Alexander's Imperial Military Nursing Service. Daughter of Mr and Mrs. R. Davidson of Hikurangi. AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Death29 November 1941 AWMM Age 31 AWMM Cairo, Lower Egypt AWMM 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 Contribute › Memorial nameKantara War Memorial Cemetery AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Sarah Davidson by laying a poppy. Samuel Davidson Samuel Clarkson Davidson Sarah Davidson Sisley Richard Davidson Stanley George Davidson Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Sarah Davidson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPapers Past, New Zealand Herald, Volume 79, Issue 24443, 28 November 1942 https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/NZH19421128.2.2 Further Reference Papers Past, New Zealand Herald, Volume LXX, Issue 21553, 26 July 1933 https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/NZH19330726.2.120 Further Reference Papers Past, The New Zealand Herald, Volume 78, Issue 24145, 11 December 1941 https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/NZH19411211.2.57 Further Reference DocumentsAuckland Star AWMM Auckland Star, Volume LXXII 293, 11 December 1941 AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.