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Edward John Anderson

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 13 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 13 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward John AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 8917 AWMM
    • 13/601 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 5 November 1882 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • 5 November 1882 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 5 November 1880 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    5 November 1880 Public - Kenneth - Direct descendant - 23 September 2016 - Birth Certificate
  • Place of birth
    Maxwelltown Taranaki New Zealand Public - Kenneth - Direct descendant - 23 September 2016 - Birth Certificate
  • Birth notes
    Birth Certificate Public - Kenneth - Direct descendant - 23 September 2016 - Birth Certificate
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kinohaku, Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • S. Anderson, Maxwelltown, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
    • John Anderson (Father) Public - Kenneth - Direct descendant - 23 September 2016 - Birth Certificate
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

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 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      160 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mrs J. Anderson of Maxwelltown

    Embarked Egypt to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 9 May 1915.
    Reported wounded, 27 August 1915; returned to duty, 2 September 1915.
    Admitted to No 1 Canadian Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 2 October 1915 (pyrexia); transferred to England, 19 October 1915, and admitted to King George Hospital, Stamford Street, London, 28 October 1915 (enteritis); to Grey Towers Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 12 February 1916.
    Married Mabel Rose CUTTENDEN, Kingston, Surrey, England, 9 March 1916.
    Transferred to New Zealand Field Artillery, 4 May 1916.
    Admitted to Bulford Hospital, 20 July 1916; discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 1 September 1916; marched in to Sling Camp, 22 September 1916.
    Transferred to New Zealand Provost Corps, 6 January 1917; joined 3rd Reserve Bn, Auckland/Wellington Regiment, and reverted to ranks, 3 March 1917; rejoined unit at Sling Camp, 2 April 1917; taken on strength, Auckland Infantry Regiment, 3 April 1917.
    Transferred to Army Service Corps, 5 May 1917.
    Transferred to Anzac Provost Corps, 26 August 1918, and appointed Lance Corporal.
    Marched in to New Zealand Infantry Reserve Brigade, Sling, 5 June 1918.
    Transferred to New Zealand Army Service Corps, 16 December 1918, and relinquished appointment of Lance Corporal.
    Marched in to New Zealand Discharge Depot, Torquay, 7 January 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board HT 'Athenic', 3 February 1919; discharged, 14 April 1919.
    War service: 4 years 231 days (of which 4 years 154 days were abroad)

    Father was named John Anderson. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 November 1950 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 69 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Te Awamutu Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 13 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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30 May 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
23 September 2016KennethAucklandDirect descendant

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