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Edmund William Fahey

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 220 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 220 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edmund William AWMM
  • Surname
    Fahey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 8/160 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 November 1879 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Saint BathansOtago Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 15 Waverley Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Catherine Fahey (sister), 15 Waverley Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/160 AWMM
  • 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
    WW1 Private AWMM
    OtagoNew Zealand 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
      6' 0" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      168 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Embarked Alexandria for Gallipoli, 12 April 1915.
      Admitted to 15th Stationary Hospital, 3 May 1915 (gun shot wound lower extremities); transferred to England, 6/7 May 1915, and admitted to Southern General Hospital, Edgbaston, 20 May 1915.
      Embarked Devonport, 23 July 1915, to rejoin Mediterranean Expeditionary Force; embarked Alexandria, 10 August 1915; rejoined unit, Gallipoli, 17 August 1915.
      Embarked for France, 6 April 1916.
      Wounded in action (second occasion), 14 July 1916 (gun shot wound, right thigh), and admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, and thence to 8th Casualty Clearing Station; to 30th General Hospital, Calais, 14 July 1916; listed as dangerously ill, 17 July 1916. Embarked for England (date not recorded); admitted to 2nd London General Hospital, 26 July 1916; transferred to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 11 September 1916; to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 19 September 1916; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 4 January 1917.
      Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 5 March 1917 (mumps); attached to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 19 March 1917.
      Classified unfit by Medical Board, and placed on NZ Roll, 5 April 1917.
      Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board RMS 'Tainui', 26 April 1917; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action), 3 August 1917.
      Total war service: 2 years 344 days (of which 2 years 265 days were abroad) AWMM
    • Died 24 July 1940, Aged 60.
      Buried, Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill Public - Jordan - 14 September 2019 - Grave Site, Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill, photo available.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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Sources

Sources

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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: 220 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. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
14 September 2019JordanInvercargill, New ZealandOther
07 May 2018AllanRotoruaResearcher
10 October 2015AWMMAucklandOther

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