- Publisher: Danish Society, Auckland
- Editor: Saj Choudrey
- Available in: on line ISSN 2537 8481 print ISSN 2537-8481
- ISBN: ISBN 2537-8473 (print)
- Book ID: 518
- Published: March 1, 2021
James Rosenstand Thompsen was the son of Ib James Rosenstand and Inga Thomsen.
The family arrived in NZ 1952 via Sydney aboard the Wanganella.
A brother Neils-jorgan Thompsen was born in NZ.
They lived in Henderson and James attended Henderson Primary school.
The family returned to Denmark 1960 aboard the Rangitoto via Southhampton.
James died in 2018 but a fellow pupil from Henderson primary, Liz Smith, visited him beforehand.
Robert Findlay, author of this article was in the same class’s and rugby teams as James at Henderson Primary School.
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