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Thomas William CORBETT

Regimental number1462
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Ernest Frederick Corbett, Broome Hill, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF16
Promotion date: 18 December 1918


Unit: INF16
Promotion date: 18 March 1919

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Bar to Military Cross

GHQ MS 14354
Recommendation date: 19 July 1918

Military Cross

London Gazette 3 June 1918.
Recommendation date: "22-23 May 1918"

FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1919

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