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John Joseph THOMAS

Regimental number1265
Place of birthCootamundra, New South Wales
SchoolWeston Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressHebburn Estate, Weston, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Thomas, Hebburn Estate, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 July 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death25.4
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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