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Full Name
Edwin William Slater
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Edwin William
Surname
Slater
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
8/1838
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
H. Slater (brother), Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Union Street, Milton, New Zealand
Military District
Otago
Body on Embarkation
4th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Otago Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
17 April 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
668
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Malta to Gallipoli
Date of Death
2 September 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. VII. 2.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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