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Thomas Napier MYERS

Regimental number3679
Place of birthWarragul, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNambour, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, A G Myers, Nambour, North Coast Line, Queensland
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date14 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialSailly-Saillisel British Cemetery (Plot IX, Row C, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
134
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Gheerulla Cemetery, Queensland. Parents: Alexander Patterson and Hannah MYERS, Nambour, Queensland. Native of Warragul, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousins: 1886 Corporal Andrew Buxton BRITTLEBANK, 50th Bn, died of wounds, 15 October 1917; and Dvr William P Fraser No 5688 2nd Machine Gun Co.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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