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Charles Hugh THOMAS

Date of birth2 March 1878
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationOverseer
AddressPrince of Wales Hotel, St Kilda, Melbourne
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinBrother, A H Thomas, 'The Lodge', Dandenong Road, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date7 December 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Artillery
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: ART 7th FA Bde
Promotion date: 1 April 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 3
Promotion date: 5 March 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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