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Norman Hugh THOMAS

Regimental number610
Place of birthHealesville, Victoria
SchoolState School No. 849, Healesville, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNicholson Street, Healesville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Hugh Robert Thomas, Healesville, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 January 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 26), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh Roberts and Isabella Emily THOMAS, Fernshawe Road, Healesville, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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