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Corp John Hurst Edmondson
Birth: Oct. 8, 1914
Death: Apr. 14, 1941

British Victoria Cross War Medal Recipient. Edmondson served as a Corporal, 2/17th, NSW AIF. He was awarded his medal posthumously for service on April 13-14, 1941. (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Tobruk War Cemetery
Tobruk
Al Butnan, Libya
Plot: 3. J. 8.
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Dec 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8170952
Corp John Hurst Edmondson
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Corp John Hurst Edmondson
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A true Aussie hero, John was my father's second cousin and spoke of him and his deeds often. Dad also fought in WWII against the Japanese in New Guinea but spoke more highly of John's actions at Tobruk. I have never forgotten these stories and pass them o...(Read more)
- Greg Hackett
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014
I always knew Aussie's are tough guys, my Dad & Uncle fought alongside them, but there's tough...and there's you! A soldier forged from steel. Rest in peace Sir...and THANK YOU!
- Gary. England.
 Added: Jul. 1, 2014
Rest in Peace, pilot. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: May. 29, 2014
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