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James Henry THOMAS

Regimental number4234
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressJoseph Hy. Clyde Phillips Bank of NSW, Moree, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, John Thomas, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date17 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 January 1949
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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