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Edward Percival THOMAS

Regimental number1383
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
AddressPalestine, Eden, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Thomas, Palestine, Eden, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSGT (Shoemaker)
Unit name36th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death15 May 1944
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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