Thomas Roy Hirst

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Thomas Roy Hirst.

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Thomas Hirst was the son of Thomas and Sophia Hirst, of 26 Halston Rd., Auckland, New Zealand, who were living in Norsewood, Tararua, at the time.

He was killed in action at Ypres July 1917, aged 20, and is listed on the Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium, and the Norsewood Memorial.

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917