Arthur George Thompson

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of the Revd. Fred Arthur Thompson and Esther May Thompson, of Auckland City, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES
CONTRIBUTED

Biographical Notes:

Name mispelled on headstone

Public Contributions:

I was in Mombasa two weeks ago and took a photograph of Arthur Thompson's headstone. The cemetery is very well kept and a pleasure to visit.

Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Name:
Arthur George Thompson
Date of Birth:
13 April 1919
Place of Birth:
Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand
Education: 
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Occupation on Enlistment:
Journalist
Employer:
Auckland Star
Unit:
Royal New Zealand Naval Volunteer Reserve, HMS Kilele

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Accidental death on active service
Date of Death:
14 January 1943
Day of Death:
Thursday
Age at Death: 
23
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (RNVR)

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
Prot. Service Plot. Row H. Grave 57.
Cemetery Location: 
Kenya
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