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Thomas Roy JACKSON

Regimental number574
Place of birthAllendale Victoria
SchoolAllendale State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressAllendale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Thomas Jackson, Allendale, Victoria
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 April 1918
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
115
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Allendale State School Roll of Honour, Victoria. ('Pro Patria. They fell beneath their flags '[Union and Australian flags]. A tribute to Allendale's Past Scholars.')
Family/military connectionsBrother: 919 Pte William John JACKSON, 40th Bn, died of wounds, 1 February 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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