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William Henry THOMAS

Regimental number1356
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationElectrician
AddressPrince of Wales Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinSister, Mrs W Beale, Bowes Park, London, England
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Date of death15 April 1931
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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