The AIF Project

Thomas BRAY

Regimental number5335
Place of birthGoroke, Victoria
SchoolLemon Springs State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressGoroke, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Bray, Lemon Springs, Goroke, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Thomas William BRAY.
FateKilled in Action 4 February 1917
Place of death or woundingSomme sector, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBazentin-Le-Petit Military Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
46
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Rosetta BRAY, Lemon Springs, Victoria. Native of Goroke, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format