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Edith Eugenie Childs

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  • Service number
    72070 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Edith Eugene AWMM
    • Ketley AWMM
    • Edith Eugenie Ketley AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Edith Childs

Edith Childs

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edith Eugenie AWMM
  • Surname
    Childs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Edith Eugene AWMM
    • Ketley AWMM
    • Edith Eugenie Ketley AWMM
  • Service number
    72070 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 August 1917 BDM Online 1996/49387 MiddlesexEngland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM 42 Mandalay Terrace, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 42 Mandalay Tce, Khandallah, Wellington AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr E. Childs (father), 42 Mandalay Terrace, Khandallah, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Shorthand Typist/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Name spelt as Edith Eugene Childs in Nominal Roll. Second name correctly spelt as Eugenie as stated on her Death Record on New Zealand Birth, Deaths and Marriages online. Ketley was her married name. (Information supplied by Childs Family) AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    23 December 1996 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

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Sources

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  • References
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 6 (Embarkations from 1st October, 1941 to 31st December, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 6: WW2 9 AWMM
    • Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 6 (Embarkations from 1st October, 1941 to 31st December, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.9 AWMM
    • WAAC [Women's Auxiliary Army Corps] - Lists - Overseas Information [including Strength Returns and Embarkation Rolls] (1943 - 1945) - Archives New Zealand, Wellington, (R22502074) AWMM

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