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Full Name
Thomas Charles Henry Winters
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Thomas Charles Henry
Surname
Winters
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
19438
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Farmer
Next of Kin
Mr R. Winters (brother), Balmoral, North Canterbury, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Balmoral, North Canterbury, New Zealand
Military District
Christchurch
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
Infantry Brigade
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 5
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 230
Campaigns
Western Desert
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
26 June 1942
Age at Death
38
Year of Death
1942
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Grave Reference
XXX. B. 24.
Biographical Notes
Thomas Winters was the son of Joseph and Lucinda Winters.
Description of Image
Portrait, Weekly News
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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