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Thomas McPARTLAND

Regimental number2379A
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMeat preserver
Address10 Pine Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22.3
Height5' 8.75"
Weight119 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary McPatland, 10 Pine Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected for enlistment on account of chest)
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2366
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 March 1916
Discharge date26 April 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Demosthenese', 19 March 1916 (disciplinary reasons: undesirable); discharged, Brisbane, 26 April 1916.

Not eligible for war medals.
Miscellaneous detailsSee 60264 Thomas McPARTLAND for second period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, McPARTLAND Thomas

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