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Walter Edward Adam VANE-THOMAS

Regimental number71956
Place of birthFrance
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressWindsor, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Vane-Thomas, Silvester Street, Windsor, Queensland
Enlistment date8 July 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameClerks, AIF Head-Quarters (Egypt)
AWM Embarkation Roll number34/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 24 August 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Rollhq Egypt
FateDied of disease 31 October 1918
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 51), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward Hastings and Phoebe VANE-THOMAS; husband of Mabel Alice VANE-THOMAS, Silvester Street, Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland

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