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Thomas Edward RICE

Regimental number1030
Place of birthBoort, Victoria
SchoolState School, Boort, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address70 Mountfield Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWilliam Rice, Chillingollah, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDeceased 2 September 1918
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Martha RICE

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