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Thomas Edward MANSELL

Regimental number5151
Place of birthCape Barren Island, Tasmania
SchoolCape Barren Island State School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressCape Barren Island, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Mr T Mansell, Cape Barren Island, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 5 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25.6
Place of burialSte. Marie Cemetery (Division 3, Row J, Grave No.s 5), Le Havre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Edward and Clara Jane MANSELL, Cape Barren Island, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsOne cousin died.

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