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Thomas McCARTNEY

Regimental number955
Place of birthMile End South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressGladstone Road, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Hugh McCartney, same address
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2079 Pte Harry McCARTNEY, 32nd Bn, returned to Australia, 22 February 1917; 5409 Pte James McCARTNEY, 10th Bn, killed in action, 10 April 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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