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William John TOBIN

Regimental number4890
Place of birthLaura South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressFlorence Street, Port Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother
Enlistment date9 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialGuards Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 7), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
147
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary TOBIN. Native of Port Pirie, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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