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Hedley Howard THOMAS

Regimental number4611
Place of birthOakleigh, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPO, Clyde, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G Thomas, PO, Clyde, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular'He was a stretcher bearer & was shot by a sniper while binding the wounds of a comrade.' (mother)
FateKilled in Action 10 July 1918
Place of death or woundingStrazeele
Age at death26.11
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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