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Thomas Vincent DWYER

Regimental number863
Place of birthAllonah Bruni
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressAlonnah South, Bruni, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, C Dwyer, Alonnah South, Bruny, Tasmania
Enlistment date26 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 12 July 1918

FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 23
Date: 12 February 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: [20610] Lt John James DWYER VC, 4th Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 24 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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