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Thomas George Diggis PEARCE

Regimental number1954
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressNavigator PO, Navigator via Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Pearce, Navigator PO, Navigator via Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date5 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 March 1951

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