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Thomas Leslie KAY

Regimental number3250
Place of birthSt Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolBrighton Road State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCouncil employee
Address19 Pakington Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Thomas Kay, 19 Pakington Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 January 1917
Place of death or woundingBurnfrey Wood
Age at death33
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 45), Montauban, Frnace
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr T. and Mrs. E. KAY. Native of Melbourne, Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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