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Thomas Edgar AITKEN

Regimental number2385
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWarehouseman's assistant
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Mr James Aitken, Dorset Street, Ashgrove, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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