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Thomas James BASSETT

Regimental number2616
Place of birthCharlton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressDandenong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 4.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Edward Bassett, Frankston Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1920
Discharge date29 June 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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