Richard Thomas Unknown date of birth - Died 9 August 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Service number44171 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 31 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Title ForenamesRichard AWMM SurnameThomas AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number44171 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Surveyor's assistant AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs E.J. Thomas (mother), Palmerston Street, Cobden, Greymouth, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number44171 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Mar 1917-21 May 1917 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 79 AWMMVessel was Ruapehu AWMMRifleman AWMMReinforcements, G Company AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Richard Thomas was the son of Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Thomas, of 61 Alexander St., Greymouth, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Age at death Date of death9 August 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Sources Sources External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7825319Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM57: 31 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.