Ernest Thrupp Unknown date of birth - 8 June 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number11971 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report 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 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesErnest AWMM SurnameThrupp AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number11971 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMBushman AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Mary Thrupp (mother)MauricevilleWairarapaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number11971 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM1 May 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM01 May 1916-9 June 1916 AWMMHMNZT 51 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDepart - 01 May 1916Arrival - 09 Jun 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM1 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM12th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMMUlimaroa AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Ernest Thrupp was the son of Thomas and Mary Thrupp, of Mauriceville, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death8 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) MemorialMessines Ridge British CemeteryBelgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Ernest Thrupp by laying a poppy. Stafford Throp Frank Throssell Ernest Thrupp Frederick Thrupp George Edward Thrupp Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Ernest Thrupp 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=22019661Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM30: 7 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.