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Thomas Donald McConnell

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Portrait, WW1, Thomas Donald McConnell 17/339, soldier standing in front of [corrugated] wall, cap, belt and buckle - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, WW1, Thomas Donald McConnell 17/339, soldier standing in front of [corrugated] wall, cap, …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Donald AWMM
  • Surname
    McConnell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 17/339 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 February 1882 AWMM SydneyNew South Wales AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 21 May 1915 AWMM C.P.O., Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Mona Young (cousin), Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 21 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    Horse Groom/Civilian AWMM
    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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded canal zone 12 August 1916 by a bomb AWMM
    • Medical, Unknown Period AWMM
      Medical examination on demobbing informs that he had gun shot wound to left leg and 2 attacks of sciatica AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Married Nellie Moana Young in Grey Lynn, Auckland on 30 August 1919

    Family record next of kin at embarkation as James McConnell, Copmanhurst, New South Wales, Australia. Family record unit at embarkation as New Zealand Mounted Field Ambulance. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    6 December 1957 AWMM
    Age 75 AWMM
    NgongotahaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua Cemetery, Sala Street, Rotorua AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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