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George Tinsley Thompson

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Portrait of George Tinsley Thomas. As found in the collections of Imperial War Museum. IWM_HU_96734. Copyright restrictions apply.

Portrait of George Tinsley Thomas. As found in the collections of Imperial War Museum. IWM_HU_96734. …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Tinsley AWMM
  • Surname
    Thompson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Gordon Tinsley AWMM
    • Gordon Tinsley AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/144 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 September 1890 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Port Albert, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    George Edward Thompson (father), Port Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/144 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of George Edward and Emily (nee Shepherd) Thompson of Port Albert

    Listed as Gordon Tinsley Thompson on the Nominal Roll AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Port Albert War Memorial, WW1, Port Albert, Rodney District AWMM
    • Wellsford War Memorial Library, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Wellsford War Memorial Library, WW1 & WW2, Wellsford, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Port Albert Public School, Port Albert Hall, Rodney, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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11 August 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher

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