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Thomas READ

Regimental number3599
Place of birthBredgar England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeech Forest via Colac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edward Read, Myrtle Cottage, Upchurch near Sittingbourne, Kent, England
Enlistment date28 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 Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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