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Edgar Vivian Sherley

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edgar Vivian AWMM
  • Surname
    Sherley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWII 1163 AWMM
    • WWII NZ1163 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 March 1916 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Roche Street, Te Awamutu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    River Plate AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 1163 AWMM
    • WWII NZ1163 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
  • 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Seriously wounded, River Plate, Achilles 1939 AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Address details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 March 2002 AWMM
    Age 86 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • always in our thoughts...miss you heaps eddie. xx phil, lyn and todd
    Public - phillip - Child - 27 June 2015
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  • I miss you Poppy xx
    Public - Kim Marie - Other Relative - 24 April 2015
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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 June 2015philliphamilton nzChild
24 April 2015Kim MarieWooloowareOther Relative

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