Australia War Service Medal to a Middle east theatre of war Casualty – named to: NX18152 E.D. MANEGO.
SAPPER EDWARD DAVID MANEGO, Service Number: NX18152, Royal Australian Engineers, A.I.F. 2/5 Field Coy. Date of Death 08th January 1942 aged 45 years old. Born Sydney and served in the Great War as a Gunner, Australian Artillery. (papers are on-line on the Australian National Archives).
He is Remembered with Honour at GAZA WAR CEMETERY
Son of Frederick Conconi Manego and Esther Alice Allen Manego; husband of Ruby Madge Manego, of Newtown, New South Wales, Australia.
These medals were awarded to Australian Forces who had served 18 months full time service or 3 years part time service during WW2, the qualification period was reduced in the 1990’s.
SKU – jfnc