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Thomas Manuell

Gravestone, Kaukapakapa Public Cemetery, South Kaipara Co-operating Parish (Anglican/Methodist) (photo John Halpin 2010) - CC BY John Halpin
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Manuell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Manuel AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38923 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1889 AWMM MakarauKaipara AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Amelia H. Manuell (wife), Massey, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38923 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details

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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died from spinal meningitis AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Manuell; husband of Amelia Hester Swenson (formerly Manuell), of Massey, Henderson, Auckland

    Brothers Thomas (38923) and James (50423) served in WW1

    Listed as Manuel on the Matakohe War Memorial. Parent's gravestone has age 33 years AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    9 November 1916 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    TrenthamUpper Hutt AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kaukapakapa Public Cemetery, South Kaipara Co-operating Parish (Anglican/Methodist), junction Peak Road & SH 16, Kaukapakapa, Rodney District, New Zealand AWMM Lot 47. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    • Matakohe War Memorial, WW1, Matakohe, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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