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Thomas BANNISTER

Regimental number77
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationIronmoulder
Address11 Freeman Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMrs K. Bannister, 11 Freeman Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 530 Pte Harry Gleeson BANNISTER, 38th Bn, returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death27 April 1951

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