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James Rodney Eder

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Rodney AWMM
  • Surname
    Eder AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • James Rodney Eder AWMM
    • Rod AWMM
  • Service number
    Vietnam 843946 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 19 May 1905 AWMM 16 George Street, Rangiora, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Vietnam 1966 AWMM Cordial manufacturer/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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Agent Orange-related cancer AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Rod was working as a cordial manufacturer before enlistment.

    He served in Vietnam with V3 Company from May 1968 - May 1969.

    His novel, Deep Jay: Kiwis at War in Vietnam, was published in 1995. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 June 2008 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Last Post: 2008. Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association), 24(3), p. 1 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
    • Subritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMM
    • Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association) AWMM
      Death notice: Last Post: 2008. Contact (Magazine of the New Zealand Ex-Vietnam Services Association), 24(3), p. 1 AWMM
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