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Henry Alfred Charles TONKS

Regimental number6386
Place of birthBurrumbuttock New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTurner and fitter
Address1 Downshire Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJ Tonks, 1 Downshire Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 26 June 1917
Place of burialHarlebeke New British Cemetery (Plot XVII, Row B, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
188

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