WASHINGTON, Thomas Harold
(Service number 27406)

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Date 31 January 1895 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date 1 June 1916 Age
Address at Enlistment Davie Street, Temuka
Occupation Dairy farmer
Previous Military Experience 8th South Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin
Religion Presbyterian
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Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
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Date 11 September 1981 Age 86 years
Place of Death Timaru
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 170, Plot 89
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Thomas Harold Washington, possibly known as Harold, was the second son of Thomas and Sarah Jane (née Douglas) Washington.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [18 June 2017]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [19 June 2017]

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