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Full Name
Alec Leslie Thomson
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Alec Leslie
Surname
Thomson
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
9/103
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Trooper
Next of Kin
Mrs Ann Thomson (mother), St Clair, Dunedin, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
St Clair, Dunedin, New Zealand
Military District
Otago
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Otago Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Port Chalmers, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Ruapehu or Hawkes Bay
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
723
Last Unit Served
Otago Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Malta to Mudros
Date of Death
8 September 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. VIII. 6.
Biographical Notes
Alec Thomson was the son of Mrs. A. Thomson, of Ing's Avenue, St. Clair, Dunedin, New Zealand.
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Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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