Albert Henry Thomas AWMM
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Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mr Robert Draper (father), 5 Zealandier Street, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
Educated at the Whau Valley School and the Whangarei Boys' High School, Draper was employed on a Maromaku farm up to the time of entering the camp. He took an active interest in various sports.
A member of J. Force, Trooper Draper had entered Papakura Camp on March 7, where his elder brother was also a member.
He was killed by a hand grenade which exploded in a trench during a practice at the Ardmore Rifle Range.
The was the first fatal accident at the Papakura Camp through the use of explosives or other weapons.
He had a full military funeral service. AWMM
6 June 1946 AWMM
Age 22 AWMM
Date of death
Age at death
Place of death
Cause of death
Maunu Cemetery, Cemetery Road off State Highway 14, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand AWMM Old Portion Block Six Plot 1838 AWMM
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