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CATLOW, Thomas
(Service number 7/1829)

Aliases
First Rank Trooper Last Rank Private

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment High St, Timaru
Occupation
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs C Catlow (mother), Swan St, Napier
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 8th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Date 13 November 1915
Transport Willochra or Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Military Awards

Campaigns
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 14 June 1917 Age 26
Place of Death Belgium
Cause Killed in action
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery Messines Ridge (NZ) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

from Timaru. Sonb of Clara Nicholls (formerly Catlow) of 66 Cole St, Masterton

Sources

Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013); Cenotaph Jan 2014

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Researched and Written by

Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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