John Henry Thomson Unknown date of birth - 5 April 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number3/453 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMMedical Corps AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Henry AWMM SurnameThomson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number3/453 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM5 Sheen StreetRoslynDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationG.M. Thomson (father)5 Sheen StreetRoslynDunedinNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 December 1914 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number3/453 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMOtagoNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM14 December 1914 AWMMHMNZT 13 HMNZT 14 HMNZT 15 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 14 December 1914 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 December 1914 AWMM2nd Reinforcements AWMMMedical Corps AWMMVerdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of DiseaseCause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMCorporal AWMMMedical Corps AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Thomson was the son of George Malcolm and Emma Thomson (formerley Allan) of Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death25 AWMM Date of death5 April 1918 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathFrance AWMM Death notesFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No. 1SommeFrance AWMM Grave referenceVI. E. 50. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Henry Thomson by laying a poppy. John Gordon Thomson John Henderson Thomson John Henry Thomson John Ivan Thomson John James Warden Thomson Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Henry Thomson 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=7825955Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 724 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.