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Thomas NEWMAN

Regimental number5181
Place of birthBarking England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmiths striker
Address302 Highett Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr T Newman, 302 Highett Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 January 1968

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