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John Hamilton Thompson

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  • Service number
    5448 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
    20 Armoured Regiment AWMM
  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Hamilton AWMM
  • Surname
    Thompson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    5448 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW2 Public accountant AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown A.M.P. Society Buildings, Princes Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr F.R. Thompson (brother), A.M.P. Society Buildings, Princes Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    5448 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM
    Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW2 Sergeant AWMM
    2 N.Z. G.H.Q. AWMM
    2NZEF: 1st Echelon 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sergeant AWMM
    20 Armoured Regiment AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Thomas Henry and Margaret Claire Thompson, of Dunedin AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    40 AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 November 1943 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Italy AWMM
  • Death notes
    Italy AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Bari War Cemetery, Italy AWMM
  • Grave reference
    X. B. 30. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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