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Thomas William Moorby

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  • Service number
    51053 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas William AWMM
  • Surname
    Moorby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    51053 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    England AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Bradford, Yorkshire, England AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs I. Moorby (mother), 33 Wallace Place, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    51053 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 09 Jun 1917-16 August 1917 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 85 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra AWMM
    Private AWMM
    26th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James and Emma Jane Moorby, of Vivian St., New Plymouth, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    34 AWMM
  • Date of death
    26 August 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Bapaume, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Bapaume, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Favreuil British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. D. 13. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Dannevirke War Memorial, The Domain, Dannevirke, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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