Richard Vernon THOM

Regimental number1206
Place of birthMaryborough Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o h Chandley, Box 2545, GPO, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Thom, Walker Street, Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date18 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentSIG
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 28 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lt Charles Henry Wallace THOM, 4th Field Company Engineers, killed in action, Gallipoli, 29 October 1915.