Carl Henry Thoresen

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Carl Henry Thoresen.


Carl Thoresen was the son of John Carl and Emily Thoresen, of Makoenui, Te Kuiti, Hamilton. Native of Norsewood, Tararua, New Zealand.

He was killed in action at Gallipoli, April 1915, aged 24.  He is listed on the Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey, and the Norsewood War Memorial.

NOTE: Thoresen's name is spelled "Thoreson" in the Nominal Rolls. Elsewhere it is spelled "Thoresen". We have deferred to the latter.

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915