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Edgar Grant WILLIAMS

Date of birth:07 February 1916
Date of death:27 October 1943
Place of birth:Gisborne, New Zealand
Awards:1939-45 Star, Pacific Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939045, NZ War Service Medal
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Last known residence:Hastings
Cause of death:Died of wounds
Place of death:Mainyard, Pacific
Buried where:Bourail NZ War Cemetery, New Caledonia. 4.24
Marriage date:15 June 1940
Place of marriage:New Zealand
Spouses name:Dorothy May (nee Park)
Children:, , , , and
Fathers name:Edgar Philip Williams
Mothers name:Jessie Swanerton (née Brown)
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War memorial:Levin RSA Memorial
Place enlisted:Wairoa
Christian names:Edgar Grant
Wars:WW 11
Service number:44018
Date enlisted:17 February 1941
Final rank:2nd Lieutenant
Regiment or service:NZ Infantry
User reference:11.245