Edwin Arnold O'Hara was born OCT 1909 in Port Blair, Andaman Islands, Burma. He died JUL 1985 in Auckland, New Zealand. He was the son of Richard Reginald Bazley O'Hara and Florence Anne Steele.
Edwin Arnold O'Hara's wife was Thelma Jean Cranston. They were married OCT 1938 in Hamilton, New Zealand. Their 6 known children were Michael O'Hara, Ann O'Hara, Ralph O'Hara, Maureen O'Hara, Richard Arnold O'Hara and Coleen O'Hara.
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|Baptism||14 NOV 1909||Port Blair, Andaman Islands, Burma|
|Immigration||12 MAR 1926||Southampton, Hampshire, England||Auckland, New Zealand||Aboard the Remuera|
Edwin was educated at Crosby House Boarding School in Kent. He was looked after by 2 aunts, Maud and Alice during his time in England. He served in the 24th Battalion in WW2 and was captured by the Italians. He became a prisoner of war under the Italians and then the Germans.