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Thomas Joseph HURLEY

Regimental number249
Place of birthColac, Victoria
SchoolPirronyalloak State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCasterton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinDenis Hurley, Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date12 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 October 1917
Place of death or wounding10th Casualty Clearing Station
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, row A, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Denis and Mary HURLEY, Henty, Victoria. Native of Colac
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2392 Sergeant Jeremiah HURLEY, 46th Bn, died of wounds, 13 July 1918; 3869 Pte Denis HURLEY, 46th Bn, killed in action, 13 August 1916.
Other details

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

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