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Eric THOMAS

Regimental number2227
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGardener
AddressSouth Road, Moorabbin, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Thomas, South Road, Moorabbin, Victoria
Enlistment date30 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 September 1968

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