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Egbert Vivian Dredge

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Egbert Vivian AWMM
  • Surname
    Dredge AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Egbert AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 21993 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    D'Arcy Dredge (father), 16 McMillan Street, Roslyn, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 21993 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Wool classer/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of D'Arcy Egbert and Elizabeth Amelia Dredge, of 1 Regent Street, Palmerston North.

    King's Scout and Scoutmaster of St. John's Anglican Church Troop.

    A copy of Dredge's war diary, begining 20 August 1916, when he left Port Chalmers, and ending 12 October 1917, a few days before he was killed, is held in the Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection. [Ref. MS 99/22] AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    17 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XXXIX.C.1. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • My Uncle that I never meet. Thankyou for making laying down your life for what you believed in.
    Public - Clinton Leigh - Direct descendant - 28 July 2016



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
17 June 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
11 May 2020Graham FrederickAucklandOther relative
05 May 2020Leigh te awamutuOther relative
07 October 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
28 July 2016Clinton LeighTaupoDirect descendant

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