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Thomas Alfred BATH

Regimental number91
Place of birthMorgan, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorsebreaker
AddressRenmark via Morgan, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.4
Height5' 10"
Weight175 lbs
Next of kinMary Ann Bath, Renmark via Morgan, South Australia
Enlistment date11 January 1915
Place of enlistmentColeraine, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date15 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1635 Pte John BATH, 50th Bn, killed in action, 2 April 1917; others yet to be identified.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Re-embarked, Melbourne, 2 October 1916, on board HMAT A71 'Nestor', as Private, 21st Bn, 16th Reinforcement.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Plassy', 17 March 1919; disembarked, Melbourne, 30 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 15 June 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 February 1984
Age at death89
Place of burialBarmera Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, BATH Thomas Alfred

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