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Thomas Ford

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 24 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 24 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Ford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 1143 AWMM
    • 5/584 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 26 August 1879 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra CanterburyNew Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • 26 August 1879 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Walter Ford (brother), Waihao Forks, South Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Engine driver/Civilian 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
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Carcinoma of the liver AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      160 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Ford was the son of the late Walter Ford, of Milton, Dunedin, New Zealand.

    Embarkd Wellington, 1 April 1916; disembarked Suez, 2 May 1916.
    Embarked Alexandria for England, 29 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 9 June 1916, and marched into Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 27 September 1916; joined NZ Divisional Train, in the field, and posted to No 1 Company, 16 November 1916.
    Transferred to No 2 Company, 1 December 1916.
    On leave to England, 21 September 1916; rejoined No 1 Company from leave, 7 October 1917.
    Transferred to No 1 NZ Field Bakery, in the field, 7 December 1917.
    Admitted to No 1 Australian General Hospital, Rouen, 1 March 1918 (jaundice, malaria); placed on dangerously ill list, 3 March 1918.
    Died from sickness, 2.30 pm. 15 March 1918 (carcinoma of liver).

    Father: the late Walter Ford, Milton, Dunedin

    Father was named Check Jack Ford. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 15 March 1918 AWMM
      FranceEurope AWMM
    • 3 January 1971 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 92 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM P. V. R. 3B. AWMM
    • Mangere Cemetery AWMM
  • 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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