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Thomas Selwyn Jacka

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  • Service number
    2/428 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sergeant AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 12th Battery AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Selwyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Jacka AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2/428 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Prospect Terrace, Mount Eden, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs T.S. Jacka, Prospect Terrace, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    2/428 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 7 or HMNZT 10 AWMM
    Vessel was Arawa or Limerick AWMM
    Driver AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery AWMM
    Main Body 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Sergeant AWMM
    New Zealand Field Artillery, 12th Battery AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Jacka was the son of Thomas Samuel and Marion Jacka, of Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    28 September 1917 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Ypres, Belgium AWMM
  • Death notes
    Ypres, Belgium AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Ypres Reservoir Cemetery, Ieper, Belgium AWMM
  • Grave reference
    IV. C. 11. AWMM
  • Memorial name
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  • Obituary

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