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Thomas William STOKES

Regimental number946
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
SchoolBunbury State School, Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine cleaner
AddressWellington Street, Bunbury, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinThomas Stokes, Bunbury, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Australian Light Horse.
Enlistment date7 September 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
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Artillery Road Plot 27), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
64
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Jane STOKES, Bunbury, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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