Rifleman

Edward Thomas Dillon

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of D. and M. Dillon, of 187, North St., Timaru, North Canterbury, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
15853
Name:
Edward Thomas Dillon
Rank: 
Rifleman
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
D. Dillon (father), Albury, South Canterbury, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Farmer
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
3 New Zealand (Rifle) Brigade, 3 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of tuberculosis
Date of Death:
03 July 1917
Day of Death:
Tuesday
Age at Death: 
21
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
26 July 1916
Transport:

HMNZT 59
HMNZT 60
Vessel:
Waitemata or Ulimaroa
Destination:
Devonport, England

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

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
VIII. D. 13.
Cemetery Location: 
United Kingdom
Edward Thomas Dillon
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