|Place of birth||Liverpool, England|
|Address||Thomas Charles Lancaster, 326 Gore Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Sister-in-Law, Mrs T C Lancaster, 369 Gore Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Previously rejected for AIF enlistment on account of toe.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||21st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/38/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||AIF Depots in the United Kingdom|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to 1st Australian Stationary Hospital, Moascar, 20 April 1916; transferred by Hospital Train to Dermatological Hospital, Abbassia, 22 April 1916; discharged, 16 May 1916; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 27 days.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 30 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 5 June 1916.
Admitted to 26th General Hospital, Etaples, 19 June 1916 (hammer toe); transferred to England, 21 June 1916. [Gap in record] Admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 8 August 1916; transferred to Woodcote Park Convalescent Hospital, 17 August 1916. Discharged on furlough, 30 August 1916, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 16 September 1916.
Classified B.1.A, 16 September 1916; reclassified B.1.A.4; classified Permanent Base Duties, 22 May 1917.
Married Janet HALE, spinster, aged 21, Anglican Parish Church, Waterloo-on-Seaforth, Liverpool, 10 January 1917.
Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 18 February 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Borda', 5 April 1917 (for discharge: hammer toe); Melbourne, 30 May 1918; discharged (medically unfit), 3 September 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Address given incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as Gow Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, LANCASTER George|