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Thomas Oliver OLSEN

Regimental number6863A
Place of birthSurrey Hills Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEmployee brickyards
AddressMalvern, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs. F.V. Olsen, 10 Winter Street, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date28 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 20th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row B, Grave 27), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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