William Phillips Thompson Unknown date of birth - Died 7 June 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Service number15468 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Lieutenant AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 6 - No known copyright r … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Phillips AWMM SurnameThompson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number15468 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Surveyor AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationT.J. Thompson (father), Heretaunga Street, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsMessines AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number15468 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 26 July 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 59 or HMNZT 60 AWMMVessel was Waitemata or Ulimaroa AWMMSecond Lieutenant AWMM15th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Lieutenant AWMMCanterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › William Thompson was the son of Thomas John and Elizabeth Aikin Thompson, of "Rangimarie," 607 Havelock Rd., Hastings, New Zealand.New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death7 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember William Phillips Thompson by laying a poppy. William Leslie Thompson William Lyntoff Cameron Thompson William Phillips Thompson William Robert Thompson William Robert Thompson Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Phillips Thompson Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7825789Further ReferenceOther military personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7881003Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C15737Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM37: 6 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.