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Thomas Mantaro MUIR

Regimental number3897
Place of birthDunedin, New Zealand
SchoolOtago Boys High School, Dunedin, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBarman
Addressc/o Ncsm Co Ltd 3 Sussex Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinBrother, Captain S W Muir, c/o Ncsm Co Ltd 3 Sussex Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3897A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 March 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Thomas Mintaro
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death44
Age at death from cemetery records44
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 14), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
70
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick Joseph and Katherine McNab MUIR. Native of Dunedin, New Zealand
Family/military connectionsBrother served with AIF at Rabaul.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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