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Thomas Alexander STRAIN

Regimental number3536
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressTerror's Creek, Upper North Pine, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Ann Strain, Terror's Creek, Upper North Pine, Queensland
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3536A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3545A Pte Gabriel STRAIN, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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