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Full Name
Thomas William Stout
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Thomas William
Surname
Stout
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
29880
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Lawyer
Next of Kin
William Anderson Stout (father), Gladstone, Invercargill, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
19th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company
Embarkation Date
15 November 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Plymouth or Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
45
Page on Nominal Roll
16
Last Unit Served
Otago Infantry Regiment
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
17 April 1918
Age at Death
28
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Cemetery Name
Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference
XXIX. E. 14A
Memorial Name
Family grave memorial, Eastern Cemetery, Tay Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
  • Son of William Anderson Stout and Louisa Helen Stout, of 9 Filleul Street, Gladstone, Invercargill
  • Three siblings served in two world wars: Ernest Thorvall Stout (6/153) and Thomas William Stout (29880) who was killed 1918 in WW1; and in WW2 Marjorie Priscilla Stout (823109) died in service in 1943
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
Archives NZ source
Further References
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