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Thomas Geoffrey Edward RUSH

Regimental number161
Place of birthLondon
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWardsman
AddressGlen Innes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, T J Rush, 6 Scotts Road, Leyton, Essex, England
Enlistment date24 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name33rd Battalion, A 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 RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 8), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
123
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emily RUSH, 48 Westfield Lane, Mansfield, Notts., England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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