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William Ernest THOMAS

Regimental number772
Place of birthBarry Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSailor
AddressDove Street, Henley Park, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, E Thomas, Barry Dock, South Wales
Enlistment date12 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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