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Thomas Lane

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Lane AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 38966 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    • Catholic, Christian AWMM
    • Roman Catholic Public - Sheena - Other Relative - 10 May 2015 - Military File.
      D.O.B. 1/9/1890

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 September 1890 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra CorkIreland (Eire) Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Andrew Lane (father), Cariaganes, County Cork, Ireland AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38966 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 Farmer/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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Thomas Lane was the son of Andrew and Julia Lane, of Carraganes, Kingwilliamstown, Co. Cork, Ireland.

    Embarked Wellington, 15 February 1919; disembarked Devonport, England, 26 April 1917, and marched in to 4th Reserve Bn, Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 26 May 1917; taken on strength, 1st Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 19 June 1917.
    Wounded in action, 26 July 1917 (gassed, shell); admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 27 July 1917; transferred to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 3 August 1917; discharged to unit, 13 August 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 14 August 1917.
    Killed in action, 12 October 1917.
    Burial recorded; grave subsequently lost.

    Parents: Andrew and Julia Lane, Carraganes, Kingwilliamstown, Co Cork, Ireland

    Parents: Andrew and Julia LANE (both b. Ireland) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 30 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
    Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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10 May 2015SheenaAucklandOther Relative
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