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Thomas Alfred Noel Vine

Thomas Alfred Noel Vine

Male 1918 - 1993  (74 years)

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  • Name Thomas Alfred Noel Vine 
    Born 18 Dec 1918  Odiham, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Birth was registered at Hartley Wintley
    Gender Male 
    Education 1924  Hutt Central Register No 895 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military service New Zealand Army WWII Nominal Rolls, 1939-1948: First Echelon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Army No. 1916, Bdr 4 Fd Reg 26 fd Bty, Single, Auckland, Soldier, Paihia Rd Onehunga Auckland S.E.5, NOK Mrs C F Kruse Paihia Rd Onehunga Auckland S.E.5 (mother)" 
    Military service 1950  Korean War Find all individuals with events at this location 
    From "New Zealand and the Korean War" by Ian McGibbon - "Vol II Combat Operations".
    "Preparations for the establishment of the artillery unit, 16 Field Regiment, were in the hands of Lieutenant-Colonel John Moodie, a forty-three year old Dunedin clothing manufacturer." .../
    Moodie had the assistance of five Regular Force officers." .../ "There were also a handful of regular NCOs and men, made available for for particular positions. Among these latter was T.A.N. ('Tan') Vine, with whom Moddie had served in the Second World War and who, as an instructor in the School of Artillery in Waiouru, was involved in the training of Kayforce before joining it in November. He was appointed regimental sergeant-major, the first step in a distinguished career with the force which would see him eventually commissioned." 
    • From "New Zealand and the Korean War" by Ian McGibbon - "Vol II Combat Operations".
      "Preparations for the establishment of the artillery unit, 16 Field Regiment, were in the hands of Lieutenant-Colonel John Moodie, a forty-three year old Dunedin clothing manufacturer." .../
      Moodie had the assistance of five Regular Force officers." .../ "There were also a handful of regular NCOs and men, made available for for particular positions. Among these latter was T.A.N. ('Tan') Vine, with whom Moddie had served in the Second World War and who, as an instructor in the School of Artillery in Waiouru, was involved in the training of Kayforce before joining it in November. He was appointed regimental sergeant-major, the first step in a distinguished career with the force which would see him eventually commissioned."
    Military service 9 Nov 1950 - 30 Apr 1951  Korea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Regimental Sergeant-Major, 16 Field Regiment
    Source: New Zealand and the Korean War by Ian McGibbon. Vol II Combat Operations 
    • Regimental Sergeant-Major, 16 Field Regiment
      Source: New Zealand and the Korean War by Ian McGibbon. Vol II Combat Operations
    Military service 1 April - 28 June 1952  Korea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Adjutant, 16 Field Regiment
    Source: New Zealand and the Korean War by Ian McGibbon. Vol II Combat Operations 
    • Adjutant, 16 Field Regiment:
      Source: New Zealand and the Korean War by Ian McGibbon. Vol II Combat Operations
    Military service 20 Jan 1953  Korea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES (MID), for gallant and distinguished services. 31037 Captain T.A.N. VINE, PUC. 16FldReg, N.Z.A.  
    Died 29 Mar 1993  Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I00067  Vine of New Zealand | Descendants of Richard Crumpleher of Winterborne Kingston
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2015 

    Father Sergeant Sydney John Vine, MM,   b. 07 Nov 1887, Brook, Kingsomborne, Stockbridge, County of Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jul 1922, Wellington Hospital, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Winifride Annie Edwards,   b. 09 Nov 1894, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1973, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1915  West Dean, nr Chichester, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Algernon Lucey, Vicar
    Photos
    Vine Family - June 1927
    Vine Family 1927
    Patricia, 7 years, 2 months; Geoffrey (Bill), 5 years, 8 months; Noel (Tan), 8 years, 6 months; Winifride Vine; Jack, 13 years; Eileen, 4 years, 2 months.
    Family ID F00003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joyce McKinnon,   b. 20 Sep 1919, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 2009, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 06 Oct 1945 
    Children 
     1. Elaine Winifride Vine
    +2. Diane Lillian Vine
    Family ID F00037  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Dec 1918 - Odiham, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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    Evening Post, Volume CIV, Issue 98, 22 October 1927, Page 14
    Pat and Noel get a mention.
    Sergeant Vine
    Sergeant Vine
    Photograph associated with Auckland Star article 8 January 1941 "N.Z.E.F. Casualties Onehunga Sergeant Wounded"
    'N.Z.E.F. Casualties Onehunga Sergeant Wounded'
    "N.Z.E.F. Casualties Onehunga Sergeant Wounded"
    'Desert Fighting Grimmer Aspects Sergeant's Story'
    "Desert Fighting Grimmer Aspects Sergeant's Story"
    "A glimpse of some of the grimmer aspects of the war in the Western Desert is contained in a letter written on December 28 by Sergeant T. A. N. Vine, of the 4th Field Regiment, New Zealand lArtillery, with the Middle East Forces, [to his mother, Mrs. W. A. Kruse .../"

    Photos
    Vine Family - June 1927
    Vine Family - June 1927
    Patricia, 7 years, 2 months; Geoffrey (Bill), 5 years, 8 months; Noel (Tan), 8 years, 6 months; Winifride Vine; Jack, 13 years; Eileen, 4 years, 2 months.
    Vine Family 1917
    Vine Family 1917
    Vine Family 1917 - William John, Sydney John, Thomas Alfred Noel and Winifrede.

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    Collection of Vine Family Photographs