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Thomas James BELDAN

Regimental number5991
Place of birthMackay, Queensland
SchoolState School, Mackay, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressMackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 7.75"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Beldan, 'Armthorpe', Savannah' Mackay, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1918
Place of death or woundingHazebrouck, France
Age at death28
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Eli and Margaret BELDAN, 'Armthorpe', Savannah, Mackay, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsOccupation incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Storeman.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BELDAN Thomas James

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