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Thomas Joseph AKIN

Regimental number4648
Date of birth10 November 1890
Place of birthWindsor, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchard hand
AddressKurrajong, via Richmond, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinfriend, Miss C E Pitt, Comleroy Road, Kurrajong, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 November 1942
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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