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Archie THEWLIS

Regimental number2407
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressEuroa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Fred Thewlis, Euroa, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1305 Pte Charlie THEWLIS, 14th Bn, killed in action, 2 May 1915; [69] Lt Eric THEWLIS MC, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 7 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 November 1977

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