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Thomas Wallace Baxter

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Wallace AWMM
  • Surname
    Baxter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14093 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW2 1940-1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.32 Painter 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.32
      DunedinOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 3, p.32
    • WW2 1941 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.18 Painter 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.18
      DunedinOtago 2NZEF Nom. Roll 5, p.18
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW2 POW - Stalag IV-B, Muhlberg, modern day Mühlberg ad Elbe, Germany POW Deaths (R25405152)
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Killed or died while a Prisoner of War, Cause of Death AWMM
    • 29 September 1942 AWMMOther, WWII AWMM
      Military Hospital Caserta. Wounds to legs and cachery. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Thomas Baxter was the son of Andrew and Mary Baxter, of Musselburgh, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM
    • He had two sisters Elizabeth and Margaret Hamilton Baxter. Public - Toni - Direct descendant - 27 February 2019 - Documented family history.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 September 1942 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    ItalyEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Caserta War Cemetery, Italy AWMM VI, C, 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2067037
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 3 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1940 to 31st March, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.32 AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      p.18 AWMM
    • Pringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Deaths While Prisoner of War - Navy, Army, Air Force and Civilians [WW2 NZ POW Deaths], Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAAA 7393 Box 1 (R25405152). AWMM
    • Nominal rolls - Embarkation rolls B-force 8th infantry brigade group [New Zealand Military Forces - "B" Force - Embarkation Roll]. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, AAYS 8638 AD1/1421 (R22440171) AWMM

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27 February 2019ToniDunedin NEW ZEALANDDirect descendant

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