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Thomas Roy Hirst

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Roy AWMM
  • Surname
    Hirst AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14627 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    15th March 1897 Public - Barbara - Direct descendant - 24 April 2016 - Family Tree
  • Place of birth
    Pohangina, New Zealand Public - Barbara - Direct descendant - 24 April 2016 - Family Tree
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Norsewood, New Zealand Public - Barbara - Direct descendant - 24 April 2016 - Family Tree
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    T. Hirst (father), South Norsewood, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Great Uncle Public - Barbara - Direct descendant - 24 April 2016 - Family Tree

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14627 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 Labourer/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Hirst was the son of Thomas and Sophia Hirst, of 26 Halston Rd., Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 July 1917 AWMM
    Age 20 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
    • Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • In loving memory of my Great Uncle who was killed in action in Ypres, Belgium on 31st July 1917
    Public - Barbara - Direct descendant - 24 April 2016

Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2016BarbaraAuckland New ZealandDirect descendant
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