HYLAND, Edward
(Service number 88133)

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Date 14 July or 6 September 1880 Place of Birth Dunedin

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Date Age
Address at Enlistment Rakaia
Occupation Ploughman
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs J. M. HYLAND (wife), Manchester Street, Waimate
Religion Roman Catholic
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Date 10 June 1959 Age 79 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery Ashburton Cemetery
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Biographical Notes

Edward Hyland was the fourth son of Maurice and Elizabeth Jane (née Courtney) Hyland. He was educated at Glenavy and Tawai schools. He married Jessica May Sturgess on 21 June 1905 at Waimate. A son, Edward Stewart Hyland, was born on 18 July 1906 at Waimate.


School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [28 September 2017]

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