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Edmund Stanley Sayer Lucas

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edmund Stanley Sayer AWMM
  • Surname
    Lucas AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 75940 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1 November 1897 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    London, England Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Birth notes
    Son of Dr S.A. Lucas (born London, England) - of Hardy Street, Nelson. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Address before enlistment
    Dunedin, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Post war occupation
    Doctor - trained and qualified at England - after discharged from the NZEF 1919. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Dr S.A. Lucas (father), Hardy Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 75940 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Medical student/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Studying medicine at Knox College, Dunedin. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Military File
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • During World World 2 Doctor Edmund Lucas served with the British Army - in Persia - at the 29th Indian General Hospital.
      Dr Lucas occasionally visited New Zealand. He retired in Hong Kong.
      In 2003 a New Zealand soldier - Lieutenant Terry McDonald - who was serving with the New Zealand Defence Force in Afghanistan - found at a local bazaar the 'British War Medal' (1914-1918) which had been issued to the former Lance Corporal Edmund Lucas. Lieutenant Terry purchased the medal and he returned it to Dr Lucas's niece - Sarah Bamford at Nelson, New Zealand (Ref: New Zealand Defence Force Media Release - dated 4 December 2003). Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - New Zealand Defence Force Media Release : 3 December 2003.
    • For 4 photographs which may be of Lance Corporal Edmund Lucas - refer to Nelson Provincial Museum Heritage Photograph Collection : Item ref # 98045; 98046; 98047; 98048. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 June 2017 - Nelson Museum.
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Death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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17 June 2017JeniferWairarapa Researcher
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