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Thomas Arthur HOUSTON

Regimental number1219
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationElectrician
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, C T Houston, Mia Mia, Esplanade, Hampton, Victoria
Enlistment date15 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Division
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2289 Pte Albert William Henry HOUSTON, 1st Mechanical Transport Company, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 November 1962
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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