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Thomas Henry BURROWS

Regimental number1240
Place of birthStawell, Victoria
SchoolStawell State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressStawell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Burrows, Childe Street, Stawell, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 August 1918
Place of death or woundingCorbie, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie BURROWS, Childe Street, Stawell, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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