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Harold Gladstone THOMAS

Regimental number3643
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRailway employee
Address61 Railway Terrace, Mount Lawley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Thomas, 61 Railway Terrace, Mount Lawley, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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