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Thomas James ROBERTS

Regimental number2328
Place of birthTooborac, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressYarrawonga, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs A B Roberts, Tooborac, Victoria
Enlistment date6 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 15 November 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XVIA, Row B, Grave No. 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Tooborac Roll of Honour, Victoria. Parents: Agnes and Charles ROBERTS
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2459 Pte Rupert Oswald ROBERTS, 59th Bn, died of wounds, 10 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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