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Thomas William ALBURY

Regimental number3459
Date of birth1893
Place of birthEngland
Place of birthReading, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressMain Road, Newtown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 9"
Weight158 lbs
Next of kinFather, Ferndene, Main Road, Newtown, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Place of enlistmentHobart, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name6th Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialContay British Cemetery (Plot VII, Row E, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania. Parents: Thomas William and Edith Amelia ALBURY
SourcesNAA: B2455, ALBURY Thomas William

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