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Thomas Bullen Vincent

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Bluff War Memorial, names killed in action 1914-1918 and dedication plaque (Photo Clare-Ann Fortune 2004) - Image has All Rights Reserved

Bluff War Memorial, names killed in action 1914-1918 and dedication plaque (Photo Clare-Ann Fortune …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Bullen AWMM
  • Surname
    Vincent AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Thomas Buller Vincent AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/498 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 June 1896 AWMM BluffSouthland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 15 August 1914 AWMM Don Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Thomas Vincent (father), Don Street, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/498 AWMM
  • Military service
    B Company, 8th Regiment AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 15 August 1914 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Painter AWMM
    InvercargillSouthland 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      140 pounds AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      tattoos both forearms AWMM
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Vincent was the son of Thomas and Agnes Bullen Vincent, C/o Bank of Australia, Invercargill.

    Father and son served in WW1: Thomas Bullen Vincent (N/N) aged 55 enlisted after his son, Thomas Bullen (Buller) Vincent (8/498) was killed in Gallipoli in May 1915.

    Name is Bullen and is spelled incorrectly as Buller on the Nominal Roll. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Popes HillGallipoli 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
    • Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
    • Bluff War Memorial AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 October 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
18 June 2018AllanRotoruaResearcher

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