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Thomas Edward COLLING

Regimental number1825
Place of birthPort Macquarie, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressUnderbank via Dungog, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.9
Height5' 5"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Ruth Holm, 55 Oxford Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919
Discharge date13 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Morvada', 20 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 13 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, COLLING Thomas Edward

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