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Thomas Robert BAIRD

Regimental number6296
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPrince Street, Paddington, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Ann Baird, Prince Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date3 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1882 Pte Edward Henry BAIRD, 47th Bn, killed in action, 12 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 December 1923
Place of burialToowong Cemetery

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