Thomas Edwin ROWE

Regimental number12/845
Marital statusSingle
Next of kinFather, William M Rowe, Seddon Terrace, Otahuhu
Rank on embarkationPrivate
Enlistment statusVolunteer
Unit nameNew Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Wellington on 16 October 1914
The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.
Final rankLance Corporal
Final unit1st Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment
FateDied of wounds 4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialNew Irish Farm Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No 6), nr Ieper, Belgium
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William H. and Jessie Rowe, Seddon Terrace, Otahuhu
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body