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Thomas Baker

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Gun crew of Easy 4, 163 Bty still looking fresh after a strenuous nights work on the gun. L to R; L/Bdr J L Reid, Auckland; Bdr M J Chittock, Oamaru; Gnr W Sunderland, Port Chalmers; Gnr T Shortland, Northland; Gnr T S Baker; Hawkes Bay". Photograph taken 17 July 1952 in Korea by a New Zealand Army photographer. Alexander Turnbull Library, K-1216-F.

Gun crew of Easy 4, 163 Bty still looking fresh after a strenuous nights work on the gun. L to R; L/ …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Baker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    Korea 206752 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 September 1923 Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
    Korea Napier AWMM
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  • Next of kin on embarkation
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Service

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Korea Timber worker/Civilian Chamberlain
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
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Medical history

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Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
    26 October 1998 Chamberlain
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Memorials

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Chamberlain, H. (2013). The New Zealand Korea Roll : honouring those who served in the New Zealand Armed Forces in Korea, 1950-1957. Wellington, N.Z.: Author. AWMM
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