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Thomas Perston

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  • Service number
    WWI 10/3367 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Thomas Morrison Alexander PERSTON Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - BMD NZ records
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 578 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 578 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Perston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Thomas Morrison Alexander PERSTON Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - BMD NZ records
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3367 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 June 1895 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    12 June 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    Son of John & Louisa Perston Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - BMD NZ Records
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Whataupoko, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Perston (mother), Whataupoko, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3367 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
    • WW1 AWMM
    • 24 August 1915 at Trentham Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Records
  • Occupation before enlistment
    shepherd Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Records

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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 May 1978 Public Source
  • Date of death
    25 May 1978 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    82 Yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block 27; Plot 190; Warrant # 27129 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 19 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • 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
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 578 AWMM
    • Sloane, K. (2014) Living With High Explosives, the 1st NZ Light Trench Mortar Battery, 1916-1918. Public - Keith - Researcher - 7 May 2015 - Military History

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 June 2015Lorraine M Gisborne, NZResearcher
07 May 2015KeithAucklandResearcher

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