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Thomas BYRNE

Regimental number1722
Place of birthGordon St, Richmond, Victoria
SchoolState School, Richmond, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFactory hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Byrne, 44 Lambeth Street, Kensington, Victoria
Enlistment date5 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 14 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 June 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-sur-Ancre, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
165
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Mary BYRNE, 44 Lambeth Street, Kensington, Victoria. Native of Richmond

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