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Edward Crase

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Seated studio portrait of Edward Crase (24429). Image kindly provided by Family. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Seated studio portrait of Edward Crase (24429). Image kindly provided by Family. Image has no known …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Crase AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24429 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 May 1884 AWMM RossWest Coast AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Simon Crase (brother), Ngakawau, Westport, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    21 April 1925 AWMM Married AWMM
    Bertha Mary TAYLOR 1905-1981; Richard Crase (child) AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24429 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 1918 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    Miner/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Bertha Mary Taylor AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 July 1964 AWMM
    Age 80 AWMM
    WestportBuller District AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Orowaiti Cemetery, Utopia Road, State Highway 67, Westport, Buller District, New Zealand AWMM Block F Plot 187A AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Headstone: “1st NZEF 24429 Pte E Crase Canterbury regiment, died 2.7.1964” AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      85: 8 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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