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Thomas Samuel LODGE

Regimental number7081
Place of birthLittle River, Victoria
SchoolLittle River State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressLittle River, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMrs E M Lodge, Little River, Victoria
Enlistment date30 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death30
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row H, Grave No. 20), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Harriet LODGE, Little River, Victoria; Husband of Mrs. E.M. LODGE
Family/military connectionsTwo brothers who were killed in action.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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