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Thomas Alexander ROACHE

Regimental number12310
Place of birthClarence River, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarrier
AddressRandwick, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 11"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M H Roache, Beach Street, North Randwick, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in Ipswich Light Horse.
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROACHE Thomas Alexander

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