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Thomas Foley

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 237 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 237 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Foley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24/421 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 February 1885 AWMM AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 29 May 1915 AWMM Grand Hotel, Te Kuiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Edith Katherine Foley (sister-in-law), Great North Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24/421 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 29 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    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' feet 6 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Grey AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted hospital 8/6/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted hospital France (sick) 27/7/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No. 3 NZ Field Ambulance 27/7/16 (tender swollen feet). AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted hospital (sick) 17/8/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No 50 CCS 17/8/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No 1 Convalescence Depot 20/8/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted hospital (sick) 30/11/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No 1 NZ Field Ambulance 30/11/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No 2 NZ Field Ambulance (Double flat feet) 16/12/16. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to hospital (sick) 16/12/16 -discharged to Base depot after having been personally inspected by DDMS and pronounced unfit for service at the front & to be transferred to Base. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No. 9 General Hospital 1/4/17. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No. 2 Convalescent Depot 11/4/17. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted No. 3 NZ General Hospital 6/5/17. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Classified as unfit and placed on New Zealand Roll 2/7/17. AWMM
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: Neurasthenia following shell shock Percent of disability: 50 perm't Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked for New Zealand aboard HS Marama on 14 July 1917.

    The Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection contains a series of sixteen (16) embroidered postcards sent by Foley, whilst on active service in France, to various members of his family in New Zealand. [Ref. MS 2002/230]

    Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): Whakatane Public Hospital (Whakatane) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 237 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

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