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Reginald Thompson

Wedding Day, 12 April 1943

Reg & Marjory Thompson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Reginald AWMM
  • Surname
    Thompson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 48771 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 October 1920 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    26th October 1920 Public - Rachel Wendy - Direct descendant - 5 November 2019 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Whakatane, New Zealand Public - Rachel Wendy - Direct descendant - 5 November 2019 - Family oral history/papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Pre 1943 AWMM 77 Goulstone Rd., Whakatane AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Dairy Farmer, Whakatane District
    Publican, Dunedin Public - Rachel Wendy - Direct descendant - 5 November 2019 - Family oral history
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mrs. M.L. Thompson, Paper Mills, Whakatane (w) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1943 AWMM Married/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 48771 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    28 June 1945 AWMM
    The National Archives. Recommendation for Award for Thompson, Reginald. (Ref. WO 373/12/443). Military Medal. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1943 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.127 Linesman/Civilian 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.127
    WhakataneEastern Bay of Plenty 2NZEF Nom. Roll 11, p.127
  • 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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 11 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1943 to 30th June, 1943). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.127 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
21 April 2020Rachel WendyEdgecumbe, New ZealandDirect descendant

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