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Thomas Atkinson MASON

Regimental number181
Place of birthWangaratta Victoria
SchoolEverton State School and Wangaratta High School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWangaratta, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Henry Mason, PO, Everton, via Wangaratta, Victoria
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateDied of disease 15 December 1918
Place of death or woundingNice, France
Age at death25.6
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialNice (Caucade) Communal Cemetery (Grave No. 4088), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: william and Emily MASON, "Vale View", Everton, Victoria

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