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Thomas Henry CASS

Regimental number258
Date of birth--/05/1898
Place of birthNairne, South Australia
SchoolNairne Public School, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationOre dresser
Address88 Rundle Street, Kent Town, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Cass, same address
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 January 1955
Age at death67
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 21, Grave No. 67), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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