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Jack Alexander Claude Kenney TYSON

Regimental number11902
Place of birthCorrong Station, Hay, New South Wales
SchoolChurch of England Grammar School, Geelong, Victoria; Melbourne Grammar School.
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Meanyeh', Outer Crescent, Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinUncle, A E Tyson, 'Meanyeh', Outer Crescent, Brighton, Victoria
Enlistment date11 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 14 April 1918
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death27
Place of burialSt Pierre Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave 4), Amiens, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Victor Walter Seale TYSON (b. 23 December 1865; d. 4 December 1912) and Blanche M A TYSON of 'Narral Narral', Bulyeroi, New South Wales. Native of Hay, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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