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Thomas Sydney Drayton BRIGDEN

Regimental number2380
Place of birthWarren New South Wales
Other NamesThomas Sidney
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSaddler
AddressRedfern Street, Warren, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Tamar Brigden, Redfern Street, Warren, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5929 Pte Alfred Gordon BRIGDEN, 20th Bn, killed in action, 20 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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