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Eric William TOMS

Regimental number2652
Place of birthNelligen New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressPennant Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Sarah Ann Toms, Pennant Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied at sea 30 November 1916
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132

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