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Cyril George TOON

Regimental number9659
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressMoore's Creek, South Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.9
Height5' 7"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinMrs J Toon, Moore's Creek, South Rockhampton, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Discharge date30 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Suffolk', 12 April 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 5 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 30 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as TOOM.
SourcesNAA: B2455, TOON Cyril George

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