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Thomas David Percy MORRIS

Regimental number2180
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCoal lumper
Address47 York Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30.3
Height5' 7.25"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Morris , 47 York Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 5 years in the Royal Naval Reserve.
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date8 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 21 March 1919; discharged (medically unfit: debility), Sydney, 8 October 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 February 1955
Age at death69
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, MORRIS Thomas David Percy

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