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Thomas Ambrose AITCHISON

Regimental number4651
Place of birthDalgety New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Address43 George Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G Aitchison, Berridale, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 13 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6026 Pte Lindsay George AITCHISON, 24th Bn, returned to Australia, 7 July 1919; Cousin (1st): 2496 Driver James Cecil OLIVER, 3rd Bn, died of wounds, 23 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 February 1962
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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