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John Thomas TOBIN

Regimental number4922
Place of birthIsisford Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address8 Hope Cottage, Hope Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMrs F Tobin, 8 Hope Cottage, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 35), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Frances Alicia TOBIN, Church Street, West End, South Brisbane, Queensland. Native of Isisford, Central Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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