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Victor Thomas PAYNE

Regimental number2243
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTanner
Address159 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Thomas Payne, Bridport Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Previous military service52nd Infantry
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row G, Grave No. 15), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
168
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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