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Thomas HUGHES

Regimental number1847
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressYarrowee Street, Sebastopol, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ethel Jane Hughes, 108 Talbot Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date22 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialCite bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 3), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Jane HUGHES; husband of Ethel HUGHES, 116 Talbot Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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