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Jesse Edgar

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 209 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 209 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jesse AWMM
  • Surname
    Edgar AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3308 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 December 1887 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • W. Edgar (brother), Clifton Estate, Balclutha, New Zealand AWMM
    • William (his brother) emigrated to NZ with Jesse and lived in Balclutha but we have no records of him and do not know what happened to him. Jesse's war record indicates that he was not there 24/6/25. Public - David - Other Relative - 29 April 2015 - Military record
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • William was Jesse's brother Public - David - Other Relative - 29 April 2015 - family tree

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3308 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 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Jesse Edgar was the son of Mrs. M. Edgar, of Islandmore Portrush, Co. Antrim, Ireland. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 April 1918 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France AWMM I. D. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Jesse Edgar

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  • On ANZAC Day 2015, I remember my great grand uncle. RIP
    Public - David - Other Relative - 26 April 2015
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 209 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
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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