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Thomas Alexander Hawthorne

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Photograph of Lance Corporal Memorial at Buttes New British Cemetery (N.Z.) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Belgium. Image kindly provided by Bernice Brooks (November 2018). Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Lance Corporal Memorial at Buttes New British Cemetery (N.Z.) Memorial, Polygon Wood, …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Hawthorne AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 26/308 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 January 1883 AWMM Ireland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs J. Agnew (sister), Twyford, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 26/308 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 12 October 1915 AWMM Warder/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
    25 Nov 1917 {Age 34} AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Lance Corporal Thomas Alexander Hawthorne was a runner inspecting some night work with Major John Richmond Cowles M.C Service no. 23/9 when they were shelled on 24 November 1917. AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Hawthorne was the son of the late James and Sarah Anne Morrow Hawthorne. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 November 1917 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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
    • Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Hastings District War Memorial AWMM

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