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Thomas Stockdill

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Portrait, from newspaper, provided by Peter Millward - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, from newspaper, provided by Peter Millward - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Stockdill AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 6/1156 AWMM
    • 1/1058 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 May 1894 AWMM AshburtonCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 20 August 1914 AWMM 25 Keppel Street, New Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
    • Pre 30 May 1941 AWMM Unknown AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • George Stockdill, Highbank, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • World War 2/wars AWMM
      France and Germany (TBC) AWMM
      Created during migration for ww2 records that were listed as western front and need to be corrected AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 6/1156 AWMM
    • 1/1058 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
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Gained Second Lieutenant's commission on 27 November 1917 (Polaschek 1983).

    Returned to New Zealand on 7 March 1918 (Polaschek 1983).

    Appointed to NZ Staff Corps from Reserve on 20 December 1918 (Polaschek 1983).

    Promoted to Captain on 1 June 1942 (Polaschek 1983).

    Posted to Reserve on 1 April 1944 (Polaschek 1983).

    Placed on the Retired List on 7 June 1951 (Polaschek 1983). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 July 1977 AWMM
    Age 83 AWMM
    StokeNelson AWMM
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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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: 697 AWMM
    • McDonald, W. (2001). Honours and awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. Napier, N.Z.: Helen McDonald. AWMM
      p. 305. AWMM
    • Polaschek, A. (1983). The Complete New Zealand Distinguished Conduct Medal. Christchurch, N.Z.: Medals Research. AWMM
      p. 203. AWMM
    • Williams, E. (1918). A New Zealander's diary : Gallipoli and France, 1915-1917. Melbourne, Vic.: Melbourne Publishing Co. AWMM
      p. 95 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM

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