The AIF Project

Thomas VINCENT

Regimental number544
Place of birthOamaru, New Zealand
SchoolThorndon and Petone Schools, Wellington, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, T H Vincent, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand
Previous military serviceServed in the Stratford Mounted Rifles, New Zealand.
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 S.S. Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of disease 19 February 1917
Place of death or woundingDied in Tidworth Military Hospital, England.
Age at death39
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 191), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Holmes and Agnes Campbell VINCENT, 11 Nelson Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand

Print format