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Thomas Edward EASTWELL

Regimental number1141
Place of birthCooktown, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Thomas Eastwell, Brookstead via Pittsworth, Queensland
Enlistment date10 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Row E, Grave No. 22), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary Ann EASTWELL. Native of Cooktown, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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