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Thomas ASTLEY

Regimental number82
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressKingston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinJohn Astley, Kingston, Victoria
Enlistment date14 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Corps
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2642 Driver william ASTLEY, 14th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.
Other details

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

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