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Thomas COOK

Regimental number22
Date of birth19 March 1888
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolCamperdown Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressBourke Street, Wollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Maud Cook, Bourke Street, Wollongong, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 August 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Wounded in action, Lone Pine, Gallipoli; discharged, January 1916; re-enlisted.

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

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