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Full Name: Thomas Clark
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Thomas
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 56137
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Bushman
Next of Kin: Mrs A. Clark (stepmother), Dargaville, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 29th Reinforcements F Company
Embarkation Date: 13 August 1917
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 92
Vessel: Ruahine
Destination: Glasgow, Scotland
Nominal Roll Footnotes: Died at sea, 26th August, 1917.
Nominal Roll Number: 70
Page on Nominal Roll: 19
Last Unit Served: New Zealand Infantry
Place of Death: At Sea crossing to New Zealand
Date of Death: 26 August 1917
Year of Death: 1917
Cause of Death: Died of meningitis
Memorial Name: Auckland Provincial Memorial, Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
Biographical Notes: Stepson of Mrs. A. Clark, of Argyle St., Avondale, Auckland.
Description of Image: Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
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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