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Thomas John FOX

Regimental number6735
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolSt. Lukes Boys' Grammar
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressQueenstown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Mr T Fox, 286 Macquarie Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 September 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given name two spellings Thosmas and Thomas
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death29
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Bridget FOX, 3 Lords Road, New Town, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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