Private

Edmund King Lewis

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Thomas Levi Lewis and Emma Lewis, of Downington, Lechlade, Glos., England.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES
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Public Contributions:

"Edmund King Lewis was the son of Thomas Lewis and Emma Lewis, residents of Downington, Lechlade. We know more about him than most of the men from Lechlade as we have been able to obtain his service ... Read More

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Casualty

Service Number: 
10/1279
Name:
Edmund King Lewis
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
24 October 1889
Place of Birth:
Gloucestershire, Lechlade,
Next of Kin: 
Mrs E. Lewis (mother), Dowington, Lechdale, Gloucestershire, England
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Wanganui, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment:
Farmer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Wellington Regiment

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
16 May 1915
Day of Death:
Sunday
Age at Death: 
28
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
2nd Reinforcements
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
14 December 1914
Transport:

HMNZT 13
HMNZT 14
HMNZT 15
Vessel:
Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Location: 
Turkey
Edmund King Lewis
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