Gunner

Edgar Burns Gillespie

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of John and Ellen Gillespie, Gillespie's Line, Palmerston North, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
50831
Name:
Edgar Burns Gillespie
Rank: 
Gunner
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
John Gillespie (father), Gillespie's Line, Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Accountant
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Field Artillery

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of sickness
Date of Death:
27 November 1918
Age at Death: 
37
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
09 May 1918
Transport:
HMNZT 103
Vessel:
Maunganui
Destination:
Liverpool, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
DD. 4. 113.
Cemetery Location: 
United Kingdom
Edgar Burns Gillespie
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