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Reuben Montague THOMAS

Regimental number813
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
SchoolBell St State School, Fitzroy, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressFitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMrs F.M. Thomas, 16 Greeves Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 3 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 22 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 303), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Coria THOMAS; husband of Florence Mary THOMAS, 92 Roden Street, Melbourne, Victoria

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