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David Cornelius THOW

Regimental number3512
Place of birthTaradale New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWest Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Mrs Alice Howard, Dudley Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date4 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
169
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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