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Tom Franklin MANSBRIDGE

Regimental number3395
Place of birthCounty Kildare, Ireland
SchoolPerth Boys School, Western Australia
Age on arrival in Australia6
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil service clerk
AddressClaremont, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs Isabel Margaret Mansbridge, 'Erskine', Goldsworthy Road, Claremont, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in South African War.
Enlistment date12 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 June 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death39
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 8), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Margaret MANSBRIDGE; husband of I.M. MANSBRIDGE, Caxton Road, Claremont, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother of Lieut Col W O Mansbridge DSO.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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