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Edward Anthony Gasparich

Portrait of Edward Anthony Gasparich. Photocopy held in the Gasparich family papers. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira MS-2017-5. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Edward Anthony Gasparich. Photocopy held in the Gasparich family papers. Auckland War Me …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward Anthony AWMM
  • Surname
    Gasparich AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2420 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 September 1894 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 24 Reimers Avenue, Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Anthony Gasparich (father), 24 Reimers Avenue, Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Grocer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Edward Gasparich is described on enlistment as being 5 feet 6 inches tall, with dark complexion with brown eyes and hair. He was part of the Fifth Reinforcements to go overseas.

    He served in the armed forces for a total of 3 years and 235 days.

    Four Gasparich brothers went to WWI: Francis Clement Gasparich (25/758); Edward Anthony Gasparich (6/2420); Joseph George Gasparich (12/553); John Weldon Gasparich (44902) AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    14 June 1966 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



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  • Memorial name
    Kingsland Methodist Trinity Church Roll of Honour 1914-1918, 400 New North Road, Kingsland, Auckland 1021 AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • hi Edward,
    lots of love
    rebecca (your great great grand daughter)
    Public - rebecca charlotte - Direct descendant - 19 July 2017
  • Hi Edward

    lots of love-

    Emma(your great great grand daughter)
    Public - Emma Danielle - Direct descendant - 19 July 2017
  • It's been 100 years since you landed from Gallipoli. from your great great grandson Hamish
    Public - Hamish - Direct descendant - 19 December 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 256 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Photocopies of Gasparich family history. Gasparich, Raymond, 1916-1945. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira MS-2017-5. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 July 2017rebecca charlotteAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
19 July 2017Emma DanielleAuckland, New Zealand Direct descendant
19 December 2015HamishAucklandDirect descendant

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