(Service number 36483)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Private


Date 16 June 1896 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Princes Street, Waimate
Occupation Tailor
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs Clara PHILLIPS (mother), Princes Street, Waimate
Religion Wesleyan
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements, G Company
Date 19 January 1917
Transport Waitemata
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Wellington Infantry Regiment

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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 9 February 1970 Age 73 years
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery Waimate Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Thomas Phillips was the son of Thomas Phillips and Clara née Hubbard.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [06 February 2017]; Waimate Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [06 February 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [06 February 2017]

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