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Thomas Napier MYERS

Regimental number3679
Place of birthWarragul, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
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
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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