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Thomas Edward BUSST

Regimental number2822
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressMyrtleford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Edward Busst, Police Barracks, Town Hall, Melbourne
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 20119 Bombardier Walter James BUSST, 8th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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