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Thomas Eudyman LEWIS

Regimental number2635
Place of birthBiggenden Queensland
Other NamesThomas Endymion
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressMany Peaks near Gladstone, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, David Lewis, Many Peaks near Gladstone, Queensland
Enlistment date24 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: General Infantry Reinforcements
Promotion date: 6 January 1919

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 14 June 1917

FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

Family/military connectionsBrother: 3508 Pte David Heckscher LEWIS, 26th Bn, killed in action, 5 August 1916.
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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