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Thomas MITCHELL

Regimental number396
Place of birthRedfern, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinLeslie Mitchell, PO, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date13 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialVraucourt Copse Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John MITCHELL and the late Mary NATTIMORE; Wife: Ivy L. WEBER, 'Canowenda', 5 William Street, Brighton, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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