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Oswald Leonard Adams Edie

Nominal Roll Vol 4 (Roll 85), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 4 (Roll 85), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oswald Leonard Adams AWMM
  • Surname
    Edie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    O.L.A. AWMM
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 August 1897 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Arrowtown, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Flying School, Christchurch, New Zealand. Commissioned Second Lieutenant 15 February 1919. Name is listed in the Nominal Roll as Edie, O.L.A. AWMM
    • Son of George Shepherd Edie and Helen Edit (nee Adams) Siblings, Gwendoline Ivy, Eric Eustace and Mary Elizabeth

      When Oswald Leonard Adams Edie was born in July 1897, in Tapanui, Otago, New Zealand, his father, George Shepherd Edie, was 26 and his mother, Helen Adams, was 24. He died on 28 July 1970, in Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand, at the age of 73. Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 28 September 2021 - .
    • Helen Edie (nee Adams) not Helen Edit Public - Ian Banks - Researcher - 28 September 2021 - .
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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



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  • External links
  • References
    • Studholme, J. (1928). New Zealand Expeditionary Force record of personal services during the war of officers, nurses, and first-class warrant officers, and other facts relating to the N.Z.E.F. : unofficial but based on official records. Wellington, N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      85: 15 AWMM


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28 September 2021Ian BanksAuckland, NZResearcher

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