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Edward John Aylward

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Portrait, in navy uniform standing outside, Ted (Edward) Aylward (kindly provided by family) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward John AWMM
  • Surname
    Aylward AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ted AWMM
  • Service number
    • 5/2/134 AWMM
    • 512394 AWMM
    • NZ 7175 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 April 1904 AWMM AWMM
    Aro Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 20 January 1942 AWMM 12 Moorehouse Street, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Florence Gertrude Aylward (wife), 12 Moorehouse Street, Morrinsville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, 2 children AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM
      Discharged from the Navy with Grade P3, chronic gastritis AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Florence (Dolly) Gertrude Aylward nee Sanders; father of three children.

    First attested 20 January 1942, served from 26 January 1942. Served 1 year 13 days with the Army and then joined the Navy.

    Whilst serving in the Pacific Ted worked on US Navy Fairmile boats and attended to US jeeps and other vehicles.

    Known as Ted. Cenotaph database record compiled from SR and information provided by family. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 August 1976 AWMM
    Age 72 AWMM
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  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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Memorials

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Sources

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