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Thomas Hamlyn MILLS

Regimental number1588
Place of birthMangalore, Victoria
SchoolWhite Hills state School, Bendigo, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBobs Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Mills, Bobs Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 September 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death20.6
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 12), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
102
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Annie MILLS, Bobs Street, Bendigo
Family/military connectionsCousin: 917 Pte Arthur Franklyn HAMLYN, 4th Bn, killed in action, 6 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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