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Thomas William CHILTON

Regimental number1588
Place of birthRipon, Yorks., England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCoolamon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinUncle, W Anton, Langley Moor, Durham, England
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateDied of disease 30 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialSt Mary New Churchyard (Grave No. 95), Codford. Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Sarah CHILTON. Thomas Chilton stated to be John William AUTON.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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