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Thomas Alexander WALLACE

Regimental number305
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolScotch College, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressTarwin, Warragul, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, T Wallace, Tarwin, Warragul, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in Cadets for one year.
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 30 June 1915
Place of death or woundingWalker's Ridge, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row E, Grave 7), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Isabella WALLACE
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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