Rifleman Edgar Norman Davis

New Zealand Rifle Brigade

Died: Tuesday 28 December 1915 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
DAVIS, EDGAR NORMAN
Additional information:
Son of Herbert Bowen Davis and Mary Davis, of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Cemetery:
ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
E. 144.
Country:
New Zealand

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Name:
Lieutenant Davis
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 178)
Name:
Lieutenant Davis
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 178)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Davis
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 158)
Name:
Lance Corporal R Davis
Context:
award
Date:
31 Dec 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 173)