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Thomas Selwyn Miller

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas Selwyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Miller AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14361 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Thomas Miller (father), Argyle Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14361 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 Student/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
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: Loss right and left legs Pension: 60/- Percent of disability: [Not stated] Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM
    • He was drowned when his specially adapted car fell into Auckland harbour on 30 March 1933 Public - Lesley Anne - Other relative - 4 July 2016 - Auckland Star, volume LXIV, 31 March 1933, page 7

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): 21 St. Benedicts St., Newton AWMM
    • He was the son of Thomas & Ida Marcella MILLER (nee McKenzie). Three brothers enlisted with the NZEF - Alfred Leslie (29440), Thomas Selwyn (14361) and Walter Henry (11/1470).

      In 1926, he married Katherine Cecelia Melda ANDERSON. Public - Sandra - Researcher - 27 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    30 March 1933 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Age at death
    36 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waikumete Cemetery Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Service Persons Area A, Row 4, Plot 1 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
    MILLER – On March 30, at Auckland, Thomas Selwyn Miller, beloved husband of Dahlia Miller. Funeral will leave the residence of deceased at 3 Sylvan Ave, Mt Eden, at 2.30 tomorrow (Saturday) (Auckland Star, 31 Mar 1933)

    MAN DROWNED IN CAR, OPENING OF INQUEST - An inquest concerning the death of Thomas Selwyn Miller, aged 36, accountant, of 5 Sylvan Avenue, Mount Eden, who was drowned when his motor-car plunged into the harbour from the embankment of the eastern reclamation late on Wednesday night or early on Thursday morning, was opened before Mr. F. K. Hunt, S.M., coroner, yesterday. Evidence of identification was given by Haldane Gordon Miller, brother of deceased. He said his brother enjoyed good health and when last seen by witness he was in good spirits. The inquest was adjourned sine die. (NZ Herald, 1 Apr 1933) Public - Sandra - Researcher - 20 December 2018 - Papers Past Online
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church, 65 Jervois Rd, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011 AWMM

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  • He visited family in County Antrim (his father's place of birth) after being wounded at Messines
    Public - Lesley Anne - Other relative - 4 July 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      34: 3 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

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04 July 2016Lesley AnneNorthern IrelandOther relative
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