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Thomas PRIESTMAN

Regimental number396
Place of birthHull England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLoco fireman
AddressCorner of Hare and Parsons Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Priestman, Locomotive Sheds, Collie, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 29455 (28 January 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 44 (6 April 1916).

FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1918

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