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Thomas WELLS

Regimental number4607
Place of birthTasmania
SchoolPrivate School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressFairmont, Hopetoun Road, Drouin, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Wells, Westminster Street, Oakleigh, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death30
Place of burialSt Sever Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row K, Grave 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
149
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary Ann WELLS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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