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Thomas Patrick BUTLER

Regimental number5334
Place of birthMarrickville, New South Wales
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) School, Lewisham, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address53 Garner's Avenue, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. C Butler, 53 Garner's Avenue, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
FateDied of wounds 10 March 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialDernacourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row C, Grave No. 37), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Catherine BUTLER, Barnsbury Grove, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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