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Full Name
Thomas Keith Hunter
Rank Last Held
Gunner
Forename(s)
Thomas Keith
Surname
Hunter
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
35271
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment
Draper
Next of Kin
William Hunter (father), 17 Te Puni Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
23rd Reinforcements New Zealand Field Artillery
Embarkation Date
2 April 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Corinthic
Destination
Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Number
57
Page on Nominal Roll
22
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Field Artillery
Place of Death
France
Date of Death
5 March 1918
Age at Death
22
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave Reference
XXVII. E. 18A.
Biographical Notes
Thomas Hunter was the son of Wm. Hunter, of Petone, Wellington, New Zealand.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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