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Thomas Heslop

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Headstone, Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya (photo B. Coutts, 2009) - This image may be subject to copyright
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Heslop AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    64178 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    AWMM
    Ireland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Cambridge Road, Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss E. Heslop (sister), Dungannon, County Tyronne, Ireland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western Desert AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    64178 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Farmer AWMM
    TaurangaTauranga AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Heslop was the son of Alexander Heslop and of Rachel Heslop (nee Truman) of Dungannon, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 December 1942 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Western DesertNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya AWMM 12. E. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Uncle Tom, I wish we could have met. How proud I am that a member of my family is on the Roll of Honour. Gone but never forgotten. Rest in Love
    Public - Kerry - Direct descendant - 16 April 2018
  • In memory of Uncle Tom Though we never met we think of you often and the sacrifice you made for us. To you and your comrades, We will remember you. Arnold Heslop Nephew
    Public - Arnold - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
    http://www.cwgc.org
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 5: WW2 96 AWMM

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
16 April 2018KerryCambridge, New Zealand Direct descendant
25 April 2016ArnoldAuckland. New Zealand.Direct descendant