|1. Document:||New Zealand WW1 Masonic List||N.Z.|
Awards & Titles:
Early Life :Born at New Plymouth, 1884. His gravestone indicates that he was married twice. Firstly to Ruby Orbell who died 10th September, 1930, aged 31 and secondly Bertha Jane Carter who died 14th November, 1957.
Education & Career :
|Unit / Ship / Est.: New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Action : War Survivor|
Although many perished in times of national conflict and in the service of their country, many more survived including those interned as Prisoners of War. Stories of those who did survive are included as part of this site, especially those with high gallantry awards, those included against an external rolls of honour and those who had a distinguished career in wartime and military leaderhip.
39756, Private Edgar Hobson Carter, New Zealand Infantry Regiment, 1st New Zealand Expeditionary Force.
Edgar is interred at Te Henui Cemetery, Taranaki, N.Z.
His service is commemorated at the Auckland Museum Online Cenotaph.
Citations & Commemorations :-
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Mount Egmont No. 670 E.C.||New Zealand (North Island)|
14th June 1911
12th July 1911
9th August 1911
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry
- Founder Researchers : Paul Masters & Mike McCarthy
- Researcher : Bruce Littley