(Service number 3/855)
|First Rank||Captain||Last Rank|
|Date||13 March 1879||Place of Birth||Pleasant Point, Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Hastings|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs Ida McKIBBIN (wife), Hastings, New Zealand; C/o 3/855 Major McKIBBIN, D.A.D.M.S, Fl..., N.Z.E.F., Southampton Row, London|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||6th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||New Zealand Medical Corps|
|Date||14 August 1915|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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|Date||3 November 1943||Age||64 years|
|Place of Death||18 William Street, Dunedin (residence)|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Cremated Dunedin|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Thomas McKibbin was the son of William and Magaret Anna McKibbin, of Pleasant Point. He was educated at the Pleasant Point and Temuka schools. Thomas married Ida Annie Fairclough on 5 May 1907 at the Taranaki Wesleyan Church.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [25 May 2018]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of internal Affairs) [26 May 2018]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [25 May 2018]
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