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Thomas Edwin BATCHELOR

Regimental number233
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSalisbury, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Batchelor, same address
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 10/1/16. Taken on strength, 43rd Bn, 7/3/16. Promoted Lance Corporal, 9/6/1; Corporal, 6/10/16. Shellshocked, 30/5/17. Wounded, 30/6/17. Mortally wounded, 6/4/18.
FateDied of wounds 13 April 1918
Date of death13 April 1918
Age at death32
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXIX, Row B, Grave No. 9A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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