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Edwin William Farmer

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edwin William AWMM
  • Surname
    Farmer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 40534 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    25 August 1889 Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military files
  • Place of birth
    • England Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military files
    • Born in Lancashire Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military file
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Plumber Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military files
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Edwin Farmer (father), Albany, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single (Did not marry until 1928) Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military file

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 40534 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    • 6 November 1916 Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military file
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Orchardist at Albany, Auckland for his father Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military files
  • Age on enlistment
    27 Years Public - Mike - Direct descendant - 17 October 2015 - Military file

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    28 March 1972 Public - Mike - Other Relative - 8 June 2015 - Military personal file that is in your possession, containing death notification form
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Auckland, New Zealand Public - Mike - Other Relative - 8 June 2015 - The family resided in 93 Kenderdine Rd, Puhinui, Auckland, at the time, but he was in Auckland hospital when he died
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      55: 5 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

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
07 May 2017LesleyAucklandResearcher
21 October 2015Online CenotaphAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
17 October 2015MikematamataDirect descendant
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