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Thomas Joseph CARLON

Regimental number1635
Place of birthBoort, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShunter
Address402 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Carlon, Bank Street, Port Fairy, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 14), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Catherine CARLON, Bank Street, Port Fairy, Victoria, Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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