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Sydney Thomas LAUGHTON

Regimental number933
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGranton, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs B Laughton, Granton, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name(1st) Divisional Train, 4th Company, Army Service Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A2 Geelong on 19 October 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 22 October 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 January 1947

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