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Thomas Sydney STRAIN

Regimental number5456
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressPearson Avenue, Gordon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr T L Strain, Pearson Avenue, Gordon, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 March 1949

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