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Full Name
Raymond Banjamin Ede
Rank Last Held
Pilot Officer
Forename(s)
Raymond Banjamin
Surname
Ede
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
NZ425973
Campaigns
Europe
Military Awards
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)
Last Unit Served
RoyalNew Zealand Air Force, 7 Squadron, RAF
Place of Death
Budenbach, Germany
Date of Death
26 August 1944
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1944
Cause of Death
killed in action
Cemetery Name
Rheinberg War Cemetery, Kamp Lintfort, Nordrhein-Westfal, Germany
Grave Reference
18. D. 23.
Memorial Name
Ashburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
  • Son of Eldrick McRae Ede and Alice Evelyne Ede, of Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand.
  • Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial.
Description of Image
  • Raymond Banjamin Ede, Weekly News
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003.
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Panel 1 (WW2), names, bronze panel. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
  • Ashburton War Memorial. Commemoration panel WW1 and WW2, bronze plaque. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003
Further References
Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch: Volplane Press.
Sources Used
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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