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Claude Goodwin Thompson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Claude Goodwin AWMM
  • Surname
    Thompson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Tommy AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWII 403783 AWMM
    • WWII NZ403783 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 March 1913 AWMM OpotikiBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs E Thompson (wife), Christchurch AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW2
    Java, Indonesia AWMM
    Mar 1942 AWMM
  • 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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  • Wrote a memoir of his experiences as a prisoner of war over three and a half years. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    4 March 2000 AWMM
    Age 87 AWMM
    WarkworthNorthland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 31, Row 3, RSA Section, Kaipara Flats Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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