Corporal

Herbert Augustine Edwards

Conflict: 
Anglo Boer War
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

Herbert Agustine Edwards was born 21 Jan 1870 Dawson Grove, Monaghan, Ireland. His father was Rev. Henry Saint George Edwards who died 1882 late March-early April of Typhoid Fever while Rector of Ste... Read More
Herbert Agustine Edwards was born 21 Jan 1870 Dawson Grove, Monaghan, Ireland. His father was Rev. Henry Saint George Edwards who died 1882 late March-early April of Typhoid Fever while Rector of Stedham, Midhurst, Sussex England.


Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Name:
Herbert Augustine Edwards
Rank: 
Corporal
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
F.A.Edwards, 15 Hyde Gardens, Eastbourne, England
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Gladstone Coffee Palace, Auckland, New Zealand
Occupation on Enlistment:
Farmer, Auckland
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
New Zealand Mounted Rifles Brigade, 5 Contingent

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Accidentally killed on active service
Date of Death:
13 January 1901
Day of Death:
Sunday
Conflict: 
Anglo Boer War

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
31 March 1900
Vessel:
Maori
Destination:
Beira, Portuguese East Africa (27 April 1900)

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

Cemetery

Cemetery: 
Cemetery Location: 
South Africa
Herbert Augustine Edwards
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