(Service number 15914)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank||Rifleman|
|Date||16 April 1896||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||17 Buchanan Street, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs F. KARTON (mother), Buchanan Street, Timaru|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||6th Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company|
|Date||26 July 1916|
|Transport||Waitemata or Ulimaroa|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||21 November 1962||Age||65 years|
|Place of Death||Christchurch|
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Thomas Karton was the son of Francis (Frank) Thomas and Magadalene (Maggie, née Angus)) Karton, and a brother of Cyril Norman Karton, George Francis Karton and James Angus Karton who all served in World War One.
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