Bruce Newton Thompson

ID# 184, (22 Jan 1924 - 10 Mar 2012)


Bruce Newton Thompson was born on 22 Jan 1924 at Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand .1
He was the son of William Robert Thompson and Olive Latonia De Courcy Clark.

Bruce began Military Service on 25 Mar 1942 WW11, New Zealand ,

World War 11 Ballot Lists

622640 Thompson, Bruce Newton, student, 142 Kimbolton Rd, Feilding.

NZ Army WW11, Nominal Rolls - 1 Jan 1945 - 31 Dec 1945

THOMPSON Bruce Newton, No 622640, Gnr, NZA, Single, Wellington, Clerk, Weir House, Wellington
NOK Mrs O L Thompson, 142 Kimbolton Rd, Feilding (Mother.)2



Bruce Newton Thompson married Mary Cecilia McNamara in 1949 at Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand .3


Bruce Newton Thompson was on the 1949 Electoral Roll Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mary

THOMPSON Bruce Newton, Amohau Street, Rotorua, civil servant
THOMPSON Mary Cecilia, Isabel Street, Rotorua, married.4



Bruce Newton Thompson was on the 1957 Electoral Roll Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mary

THOMPSON Bruce Newton, 43 Otonga Rd, Rotorua, civil servant
THOMPSON Mary Cecilia, 43 Otonga Rd, Rotorua, married.5



Bruce Newton Thompson was on the 1963 Electoral Roll Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mary

THOMPSON Bruce N, 16 Victory Rd, papatoetoe, Pub Servnt.
THOMPSON Mary C, 16 Victory Rd, Papatoetoe, married

(Same address details in 1969 & 1972 - Mary is recorded as School Teacher in 1969 & 1972.)6



Bruce Newton Thompson was on the 1978 Electoral Roll Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mary

THOMPSON Bruce Newton, 6 Chesney Street, State Serv
THOMPSON Mary Cecilia, 6 Chesney Street, Teacher
THOMPSON Celia Elizabeth, 6 Chesney Street, Student.7



Bruce Newton Thompson was on the 1981 Electoral Roll Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Mary

THOMPSON Bruce Newton, 6 Chesney Street, State Serv
THOMPSON Mary Cecilia, 6 Chesney Street, Teacher
THOMPSON Richard John, 6 Chesney Street, Student.8



Bruce died on 10 Mar 2012 at New Zealand at age 88 years, 1 month and 17 days.9


Bruce was buried on 15 Mar 2012 at Taita Lawn Cemetery, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand ,


Bruce Newton THOMPSON.10



     Research Note:
It is known that he and his wife have a family, and that Bruce was a Geologist and wrote quite a number of books regarding NZ Geology.

Family: Bruce Newton Thompson and Mary Cecilia McNamara

FatherWilliam Robert Thompson (23 Nov 1881 - 19 Feb 1961)
MotherOlive Latonia De Courcy Clark (7 Nov 1892 - 18 Jun 1972)

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1924 Folio No 798, March Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S17] "NZEF Enlistment Records", War Enlistment Rolls; Held by Ailsa Corlett; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1942 New Zealand, World War 11 Ballot Lists, 1940 - 1945 - Military Area No 6 Wanganui - The NZ Gazette.
    1945 NZ Army WW11 Nominal Rolls, 1939 - 1948 - 1 Jan 1945 - 31 Dec 1945. Hereinafter cited as "NZEF Enlistment Records."
  3. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1949 Folio No 7716.
  4. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1949 NZ Electoral Roll, Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1957 NZ Electoral Roll, Rotorua Bay of Plenty.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1963 NZ Electoral Rolls, Manukau Auckland.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1978 NZ Electoral Roll, Eastern Hutt, Wellington.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1981 NZ Electoral Roll, Eastern Hutt, Wellington.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 2012 NZ Online Database: 2012/6394 - aged 88 - DOB 22/1/1924.
  10. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Hutt City Online Database: RSA Soldiers Burial, Block 12, Row I, Plot 107. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.