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John Thompson

  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles - 5th NZ Contingent, no 13 Coy (Wellington, Nelson & West Coast, SI) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
the departure of the 5th New Zealand Contingent for South Africa from Wellington on the S S Waimate, 31 March, 1900

The Troopship 'Waimate'

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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Thompson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1870 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Hastings Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    sister - Mrs Annie Ruddell of Eat Clive Napier Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Cape Colony, Transvaal & Rhodesia Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles - 5th NZ Contingent, no 13 Coy (Wellington, Nelson & West Coast, SI) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Military service
    1900-1901 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1901 SA War Medal & clasps Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Drover Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    30 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 31 July 2015 - Military Record

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

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  • 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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