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Thomas POLSON

Regimental number516
Place of birthUralla New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressUralla, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, T Polson, Uralla, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row P, Grave No. 6), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
122
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Agnes POLSON, Nuralla Post Office, Uralla, New South Wales. Commemorated in Uralla Cemetery, New South Wales.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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