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Thomas Alec TWINING

Regimental number6026
Place of birthChudleigh Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEmu Bay, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr J Twining, Ridgley, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row H, Grave No. 2A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Thomas and Mara TWINING, "Braemar", 21 Mount Stewart Road, North Hobart, Tasmania. Native of Oonan, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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