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Henry Edmondston

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Edmondston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 42485 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 November 1889 AWMM OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Hillgrove, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Edmonston (father), Hillgrove, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 42485 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Fish merchant/Civilian 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Henry Edmondston was the son of John and Margaret Edmondston, Moeraki, Hillgrove, Otago. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Hampden War Memorial Waitaki, Otago, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Thank-you to Adrienne for this info on our Great great uncle, my family are very keen to learn more about this gentleman. He fought hard in the Passchendaele war. RIP
    Public - Carolyn - Other Relative - 23 April 2015
  • As the 100th anniversary of WW1 approaches, our thoughts are with the sacrifice that our great great great uncle made at Passchendaele.
    Public - Lucas & Isabelle - Other Relative - 11 April 2015

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23 April 2015Carolyn West CoastOther Relative
11 April 2015Lucas & IsabelleWellington, New ZealandOther Relative
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