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Samuel THOMAS

Regimental number6563
Place of birthCarmarthan Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Margaret Thomas, Pankybowyn, Croesyceilog, Carmarthen, South Wales
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade Train 7, Company 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Melbourne on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateDischarged 26 March 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Other detailsMedals: Croix de Guerre, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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