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Thomas George Ashman

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Arundel R.V. - Atkinson C.C. (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Arundel R.V. - Atkinson C.C. (photo …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas George AWMM
  • Surname
    Ashman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1401B AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Winter's Hotel, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Marigold Ashman (mother), care of R.H. Richards, care of A.S. Corrigan and Co., Cuba Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1401B AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Thomas Ashman was the son of John and Margaret Ashman; husband of Minnie Ashman, 41 Cashel Street West, Christchurch, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Private Thomas George Ashman - of the Wellington Battalion NZEF - was captured, by Turkish Forces - on Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli 8 August 1915. Private Ashman was very seriously wounded during his capture. He died of wounds - held as a POW - in Constantinople (Istanbul) on 1 October 1915. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Reference "New Zealanders Captured by the Ottomans" : New Zealand History Online : www.nzhistory.org.nz.
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Death

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  • Death
    1 October 1915 AWMM
    Age 44 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Haidar Pasha Cemetery, Haidar Pasha, Turkey AWMM II. E. 1. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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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
      Vol1: 21 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. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM

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17 April 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher
19 May 2015AllanRotoruaResearcher
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