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Frederick Sleigh Roberts Thomson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Sleigh Roberts AWMM
  • Surname
    Thomson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 7565 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 August 1912 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 C/o T.J. Thomson, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 J.W. Thomson (brother), Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 May 1940 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 7565 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded twice AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frederick Thomson was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Thomson, of Timaru, Canterbury. Brother of Private John William Thomson 13685, Second World War, killed in action.

    Major F. S. R. Thomson, MC, M.I.D.; born NZ 25 Aug 1912; draper; twice wounded; died of wounds 28 Mar 1943. Source: Murphy, W.E. The Relief of Tobruk. p.118. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 March 1943 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    TunisiaNorth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    X. E. 5., Sfax War Cemetery, Tunisia AWMM
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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