SHINE, Edward
(Service number 27380)

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Date 1 January 1889 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Gladstone Hotel, Fairlie
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs D. SHINE (mother), Adair, Timaru
Religion Roman Catholic
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Post-war Occupations


Date 23 August 1955 Age 66 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 56, Plot 1076
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Edward Shine was the son of David and Mary (Minnie, née O'Callaghan) Shine, of Adair near Timaru. Some of his education was at Fairview School. He married Jessie Elizabeth McConachy in 1925.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [18 February 2018]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [20 February 2018]; School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [20 February 2018]

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