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Thomas De Arth

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    De Arth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 39775 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
    Mrs C. De Arth (mother), French Island, via Stony Point, Victoria, Australia 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 39775 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      145 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 14 March 1917; admitted to ship's hospital, 24 April 1917 German measles); discharged from ship's hospital, 9 May 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 21 May 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 21 June 1917; joined 1st Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 9 July 1917.
    Attached to No 3 Field Company, New Zealand Engineers, in the field, 28 September 1917; returned to unit, in the field, 23 October 1917.
    Admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 12 November 1917, and transferred same day to NZ Stationary Hospital, Wisques; to 54th (London) General Hospital, Boulogne, 16 November 1917; to England, 9 December 1917, and admitted same day to Mile End Military Hospital. Transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 11 January 1918.

    Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 18 May 1918 (mumps); discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 31 May 1918.
    Classified unfit by Medical Board, 24 August 1918 (neurasthenia), and placed on NZ Roll.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Avonmouth on board HT 'Papapoa', 13 September 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service), 16 September 1920.
    Total war service: 3 years 123 days (of which 2 years 239 days were abroad)

    Parents: Charles William (b. England) and Julia (b. Kilmore, Australia) De Arth AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      57: 8 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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