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Thomas William HENDERSON

Regimental number4052
Place of birthBega, New South Wales
SchoolBega Public School, Bega, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBega, South Coast, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella J Henderson, Bega, South Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 March 1917
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death24.3
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row C, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Bega. Parents: John and Isabella HENDERSON, Bega, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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