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Thomas Garbutt Knott

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 399 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 399 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Garbutt AWMM
  • Surname
    Knott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 9/154 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
    Unknown AWMM Clinton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    James Knott (father), Closehouse, Wylam-on-Tyne, Northumberland, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 9/154 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
    WW1 OtagoNew Zealand 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Mr. T. Garbutt Knott (Trooper 9/154) had intended to go back to New Zealand, but he was obliged to take his discharge in England in order to be with his mother, whose health was considerably impaired through the death of two sons, one being killed at Ypres and the other on the Somme. Mr. Knott thinks of taking up farming in England in the near future, but he hopes it will be feasible to pay another visit to New Zealand. In a letter to me, Mr. Knott writes: "I would also like to mention with gratitude how splendidly the women of New Zealand looked after us when we were away on service. Also, I hope the people of New Zealand have been informed of the splendid work done by Matron Early and the staff of 'Aotea' Convalesoent Home in Egypt. Of the work of these ladies too much cannot be said, as they certainly gave us all their time to making us happy and contented." Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 1 December 2016 - EX-N.Z.E.F.
    Evening Post, Volume XCIX, Issue 6, 7 January 1920
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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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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01 December 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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