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Thomas Bucknell HANSON

Regimental number2857
Date of birth2 July 1891
Place of birthSt Kilda, Victoria
OccupationWood machinist
Address7 Hotham Grove, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 10"
Weight166 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hanson, 7 Hotham Grove, Elsternwick, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Place of enlistmentArmidale, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)No date of fate entered on Nominal Roll.
Discharge date8 April 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given initial incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as E.
Date of death27 December 1986
Age at death95

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