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Thomas Dickson RAIT

Regimental number3598
OccupationStation hand
AddressCraigiebar via Warrion, Beeac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Rait, Kirkland Street, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date31 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Infantry Brigade Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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