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Thomas FLYNN

Regimental number559
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHindley Street, West Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 7"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Agnes Green, Hindley Street, West Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4569
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Discharge date14 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 2 March 1919; disembarked, Adelaide, 4 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 14 July 1919.

Date of death20 May 1924 Suicide
Place of burialWaikerie Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, FLYNN Thomas

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