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Thomas Henry WILLIAMS

Regimental number5776
Place of birthOfficer Victoria
SchoolClyde North State School No 118, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressClyde PO near Cranbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Ridgeway, Clyde PO near Cranbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 18 April 1917
Place of burialHamburg Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 3), Ohlsdorf, Germany
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Clyde North State School No 118 Roll of Honor (now in Cranbourne RSL, Victoria). Parents: Thomas and Sarah WILLIAMS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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