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Barnett, Edwin Arthur Stuart



  • Existence: 1882 - 1956


Edwin Barnett was born in Geraldine in 1882. He had two sisters, Amy and Evelyn (Eva). By 1905 he was married to Ethel Annie, living at 18, Conference Street, Christchurch, and working as a lamplighter. He fought in France in the Great War, in the New Zealand Engineers Tunnelling Company. He had signed up in 1915 and returned to New Zealand in 1918. He then worked as a Forest Ranger in Eyrewell Plantation, Rangiora.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Barnett family papers

Identifier: Arch 0618
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of manuscript Barnett family letters and official printed forms, namely Edwin Barnett's birth certificate, his World War One papers and post-war car registration.

Dates: 1882-1933