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Carl Henry Thoresen

  • Service number
    WWI 12/945 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Thoreson AWMM
    • Carl Henry AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Carl Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Thoresen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Thoreson AWMM
    • Carl Henry AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/945 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 Mahoenui, Te Kuiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Carl Thoreson (father), Mahoenui, Te Kuiti, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/945 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 Unknown 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John Carl and Emily Thoresen, of Makoenui, Te Kuiti, Hamilton. Native of Norsewood, Hawke's Bay.

    Thoresen's name is spelled "Thoreson" in the Nominal Rolls. Elsewhere it is spelled "Thoresen". We have deferred to the latter. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 April 1915 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • 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
    • Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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