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Thomas Bedelph

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Photograph of Corporal Thomas Bedelph 7/814. Image kindly provided by Tania Vallender (April 2018). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Corporal Thomas Bedelph 7/814. Image kindly provided by Tania Vallender (April 2018). …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Thomas AWMM
    • Thomas Public - George Stephen - Other relative - 23 October 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Surname
    • Bedelph AWMM
    • Bedelph Public - George Stephen - Other relative - 23 October 2018 - Military Personnel File
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Andrew Bedelph Public - George Stephen - Other relative - 23 October 2018 - Family Papers
  • Service number
    WWI 7/814 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 March 1879 AWMM
  • Date of birth
    • 24 March 1879 Public - Tania Vallender - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Tasmanian Birth Register, Newspaper article.
    • 24 March 1879 Public - George Stephen - Other relative - 23 October 2018 - Tasmanian Birth Records
  • Place of birth
    Dunalley, Tasmania Public - Tania Vallender - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Tasmanian Birth Register, Military Personnel File
  • Birth notes
    • Son of Thomas Bedelph and Jane Bedelph nee Monk. He gave a false date of birth on enlisting to appea Public - Tania Vallender - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Tasmanian Birth Register
    • The Tasmanian Birth record shows shows that he was recorded as Andrew Bedelph, the son of Thomas and Public - George Stephen - Other relative - 23 October 2018 - Tasmanian Birth Records
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Cape Foulwind, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 John Bedelph (brother), 6 Short Street, Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 7/814 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Blacksmith in the employ of Bryan and Bowater, Cape Foulwind, West Coast, NZ Public - Tania Vallender - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Military Personnel File, Newspaper Articles.
  • 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 Bedelph was the son of the late Thomas and Jane Bedelph, of Dunalley, Tasmania. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 December 1917 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel AWMM Y. 14. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • Thomas Bedelph was my great grandmother's nephew. He was one of six children from the Monk Descendants who died in the Somme and Israel during WW1. Such amazing sacrifice shown by this family who I honour today. We will remember them.
    Public - Zena - Other relative - 17 April 2016
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  • My Grandfathers cousin. Remembered.
    Public - Tania - Other Relative - 29 April 2015
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  • My Mother's Uncle.
    Public - Adrienne - Other Relative - 22 April 2015
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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
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21 March 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
16 November 2018AdrienneChristchurchOther relative
23 October 2018George StephenAustraliaOther relative
25 April 2016Tania VallenderBay of Islands, New ZealandOther relative
17 April 2016ZenaNew ZealandOther relative

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