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Edward Charles Gillanders

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Gillanders AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sandy AWMM
  • Service number
    3616 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 4 May 1872 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 10 January 1881 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 13 January 1901 AWMM Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Rachel Gillanders (mother), Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    3616 AWMM
  • Military service
    Malvern Mounted Rifles 6 months AWMM
  • 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
    South Africa 13 January 1901 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9.5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      11 stone 7 pounds AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of

    Husband of Ivy Mildred Gillanders nee Haycock, married 1915

    His father was named Charles Button.

    Father was named Edward Gillanders. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 10 November 1935 AWMM
      Age 61 AWMM
      Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
    • 10 November 1935 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 64 AWMM
    • 9 October 1970 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 90 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Area B Block 007 Plot 080 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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