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Edward Leslie Sadler

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    Sadler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ402901 AWMM
    • WWII 402901 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 June 1916 AWMM North ShieldsNorthumberland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs M.A. Sadler (mother), Awamutu Street, Lower Hutt, Wellington, new Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 Parents: Mr. & Mrs. W. J. Salder of Lower Hutt AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
    Pilot/Military RNZAF Biographies (R17845615)
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Aug 1940 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    Clerk 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Joseph and Mary Ann Elliott Sadler, of Moera, Wellington, New Zealand

    His religion is recorded as Gospel

    Flew with 67 (RAF) Squadron in Burma / India

    Flew with 21 Squadron from Singapore

    Attended Hutt Valley High School (Source: RNZAF Biographies (R17845615)) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Singapore Memorial, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore AWMM

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Sources

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