O'Hara Family Tree

Edwin Arnold O'Hara

Person Chart

Parents

Father Date of Birth Mother Date of Birth
Richard Reginald Bazley O'Hara 18 SEP 1871 Florence Anne Steele 19 AUG 1865

Person Events

Event Type Date Place Description
Birth 13 OCT 1909 Port Blair, Andaman Islands, Burma
Child Baptism 14 NOV 1909 Port Blair, Andaman Islands, Burma Y
Formal Education 1914 St. John's Diocesan Boys High School, Rangoon, Burma Prize for Drawing
Emigration 12 MAR 1926 Southampton, Hampshire, England To New Zealand Aboard the Remuera
Place of Residence APR 1926 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Marriage 13 OCT 1938 Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand Y
Occupation 1939 Frankton Junction, Hamilton City, Waikato, New Zealand Insurance Agent
Place of Residence 1940 Frankton Junction, Hamilton City, Waikato, New Zealand
Military Service 1940 Frankton Junction, Hamilton City, Waikato, New Zealand Captain
Death 24 JUL 1985 Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand Y

Notes

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.