Lieutenant William Phillips Thompson

Canterbury Regiment, N.Z.E.F.

Died: Thursday 7 June 1917 (aged 26)

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, WILLIAM PHILLIPS
Additional information:
Son of Thomas John and Elizabeth Aikin Thompson, of "Rangimarie," 607, Havelock Rd., Hastings, Napier.
Cemetery:
MESSINES RIDGE (N.Z.) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
New Zealand

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Name:
Sergeant Major Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
4 Jun 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 291)
Name:
Sergeant Major Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
5 Jun 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment (page 291)
Name:
Private F Thompson
Context:
award
Date:
8 Jun 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 168)
Name:
Private F Thompson
Context:
award
Date:
8 Jun 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 168)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G H Thompson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
12 Jun 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 39 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. (page 467)