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Edward St John Spicer

Family group, Edward St John Spicer (RNZAF) and his family (l-r) Anne, Edward, Little Anne, Julie - This image may be subject to copyright

Family group, Edward St John Spicer (RNZAF) and his family (l-r) Anne, Edward, Little Anne, Julie - …


  • Title
    Mr. Public - Sienna - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020 - Family History
  • Forenames
    Edward St John AWMM
  • Surname
    Spicer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Spic, St John Public - Sienna - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020 - Family History
  • Service number
  • 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1941 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Pacific Theatre of War AWMM
    • Solomon Islands Campaign AWMM
    • Bougainville AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Air Force AWMM
  • Service number
  • 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
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Accountant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
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  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Biographical information

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  • Son of John Edward Diggle Spicer and Eleanor Juliet Spicer (nee Adams).

    Husband of Anne Spicer (nee Bracken), who served as a British WREN in WW2.

    Attended Auckland Grammar AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    18 August 2000 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    Sources Used
  • References
    • Spicer, A. (n.d.). A collection of family memoirs. Kaiaua, N.Z.: Frank Gausden at PrintLife. AWMM
      Spicer, A. (n.d.). A collection of family memoirs. Auckland, N.Z.: The author. p. 30- includes wartime diary and photos. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM


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24 April 2020SiennaHamiltonDirect descendant

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