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James Howard Clarke THOMAS

Regimental number5933
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCapel, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jane Thomas, Capel, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialFranvillers Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
114
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Stephen and Margaret Jane THOMAS, Capel, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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