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Thomas James CONNELLY

Regimental number1044
Place of birthDungog New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHigh Street Waratah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, J Connelly, High Street, Waratah, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollArmy Provost Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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