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Ernest Sydney THOMAS

Regimental number4303
Place of birthBristol, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGeneral Post Office, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr G H Thomas, Railway Construction, Bolgart, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth. Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3286 Pte Frederick Walter THOMAS, 28th Bn, died of wounds, 8 March 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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