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Edgar Douglas Pannell

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edgar Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Pannell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 32463 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 December 1885 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Harry Pannell (father), 98 New Brighton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 32463 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 Unknown AWMM Mechanic/Military 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Harry and Annie Pannell of 98 Kerr's Road, Christchurch AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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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  • Memorial name
    Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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  • I was researching the Pannell family who are distant cousins and came upon Edgar Douglas Pannell who was killed in action at Passchendaele in October 1917. New Zealand lost so many fine young men at that bloody shambles -many of whom have no known grave . Edgar was a mechanic by trade so probably could have been posted to the service corps rather than the infantry but the " mincing machine " was swallowing up so many that they were sent to the front. Another life cut short - NZ could have used his skills in the 1920s.
    Rest in peace Edgar - you are remembered.
    Public - Nigel - Other relative - 24 November 2021
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      45: 12 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. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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24 November 2021NigelGold Coast AustraliaOther relative

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